Curriculum and Assessments

The English Language Arts specific resources are organized into 4 sections: Curricular Supports, Intervention Supports, Assessment Supports and Other Resources. The materials included serve as best in class examples of the tools that support instruction across grade levels in the 2014-15 school year. If you are looking for resources that support literacy instruction in ALL classrooms (across subject areas), please visit this page.
 
  • The curricular resources are arranged by tier.
    • To review the ELA curricular options available for each tier, see the menu of approved options on slides 1-26 of the Multi-Tiered Curricular Recommendations PowerPoint.
    • To access ELA Tier 1 curricular supports, appropriate for students with basic needs, click here. This section contains core, universal instruction and supports including school wide systems for all students, staff and settings.
    • To access ELA Tier 2 & 3 curricular supports, appropriate for students with moderate to chronic needs, click here.
  • To access ELA assessment supports, click here.
  • To access other types of ELA resources, click here.

Tier 1: Core, Universal Instruction and Supports

  • Differentiation Options for Modules

     DifferentiationOptionsforModules.pdf, 80.27 KB (Last Modified on October 25, 2013)
  • ELA Standards Scope and Sequence for 2013 Curricular Options

    This document provides an overview of the ELA standards that should be covered during each of the 4 marking periods for grades 3 through 8 in the 2013-14 school year.
     ELAStandardsScopeSequencefor2013CurricularOptions.pdf, 302.00 KB (Last Modified on July 18, 2013)
  • Grade K-8 Core Aligned Literacy Block Training PowerPoint

    This PowerPoint provides an overview of the curricular options available for literacy blocks in the 2013-24 school year. It explores how K-8 literacy blocks should be structured to ensure all ELA classrooms insclude a designated time for small group instruction and independent reading.
     CoreAlignedLiteracyBlockTrainingPowerPoint.pptx, 1.45 MB (Last Modified on August 23, 2013)
  • Grade K-8 Core Aligned Literacy Block Training Companion Docs

    This resource includes the companion documents that accompany the Core Literacy Block training materials. These tools detail what small group instruction should look like in a Common Core classroom and include a sample literacy block schedule for grades 3-8 as well as templates teachers can use to manage small group instruction and independent reading.
     CoreAlignedLiteracyBlockTrainingCompanionDocs.pdf, 1.48 MB (Last Modified on August 23, 2013)
  • Grade K-8 Core Aligned Literacy Block Template for Managing Small Group Instruction

    This resource is Common Core aligned Literacy Block template teachers can use to manage small group instruction. This template can be used across Literacy programs. The formatting is in Excel so it can be modified as needed.
  • Grade 3-8 Achievement Network ELA Scope and Sequence FINAL

    This scope and sequence outlines the ELA standards that are assessed for grades 3-8 of the Achievement Network Curriculum.
     Grades3-8AchievementNetworkELAScopeandSequenceFINAL.pdf, 199.10 KB (Last Modified on August 23, 2013)
  • Grade 3-5 Literacy Instructional Block – new 2013-2014

    This is a sample literacy instructional block that grades 3-5 Literacy classrooms should use for the 2013-14 school year.
     2013-2014LiteracyInstructionalBlockforGrades3-5-new.pdf, 196.98 KB (Last Modified on September 13, 2013)
  • Grade 6-8 Literacy Instructional Block – new 2013-2014

    This is a sample literacy instructional block that grades 6-8 Literacy classrooms should use for the 2013-14 school year.
     2013-2014LiteracyInstructionalBlockforGrades6-8-new.pdf, 197.57 KB (Last Modified on September 13, 2013)
  • Literacy Instructional Block for Grades K-2 Core Knowledge

     LiteracyInstructionalBlockforGradesK-2CoreKnowledge.docx, 26.27 KB (Last Modified on January 7, 2014)
  • NPS HS Assessment Scope & Sequence 2013-14

    This scope and sequence details the ELA standards that should be assessed at the 9th and 10th grade levels for assessment cycles 1, 2 and 3.
     NPSHSAssessmentScopeandSequence2013-14.docx, 26.53 KB (Last Modified on September 4, 2013)
  • Skills Strand Alignment-CKLA

     SkillsStrandAlignment-CKLA.docx, 15.64 KB (Last Modified on January 7, 2014)


Kindergarten Resources


Grade 1 Resources


Grade 2 Resources


Grade 3 Resources


Grade 4 Resources


Grade 5 Resources


Grade 6 Resources


Grade 7 Resources


Grade 8 Resources



Last Modified on August 17, 2014