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Standards: English


The English standards encompass English Language Arts, as well as Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects.

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) were developed through a state-led initiative to establish consistent and clear education standards for English-language arts and mathematics that would better prepare students for success in the competitive global economy. The CCSS include grade-level content, as well as habits of mind.

English Language Arts Capacities
  • Demonstrate independence.
  • Build strong content knowledge.
  • Respond to the varying demands of audience, task, purpose, and discipline.
  • Comprehend as well as critique.
  • Value evidence.
  • Use technology and digital media strategically and capably.
  • Come to understand other perspectives and cultures.
Roadmaps by Gradelevel: