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Exploring the Role of Literature in Common Core Standards

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Overview

As teachers are tasked with aligning their curriculum to the Common Core State Standards, many teachers have questions about the role of literature and the use of fiction versus non-fiction works. This webinar will review the Common Core method for evaluating books, and will provide some recommended titles as well as methods for staying current on new literature. Join Tamara Cox and Kristen Hearne as they help you understand the emphasis on nonfiction and share strategies for integrating informational text into your classroom and promoting nonfiction to your students.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 @ 3:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Common Core, Reading & Writing
Tags: CCSS, Common Core State Standards, DOL1018, fiction, literature, non-fiction

Reviews (20)

Full Member
+10
 
Helpful. Thanks!
Full Member
 
Very helpful information.
Full Member
+2
 
Great explanation of the new 3 part model for text complexity, and a great reminder why informational text is important for our student's future.
Full Member
+2
 
Awesome resource.
Full Member
 
Useful information.
Full Member
+2
 
Good information. Thanks!
Basic Member
+2
 
Nice resources.
Basic Member
 
I liked the nonfiction text features poster idea. This will help trigger the thought processes needed. Thank you.
Basic Member
+4
 
Good presentation for integrating informational text.
Basic Member
+7
 
Really nice presentation on helpful resources.
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