Writing with Google Docs: Foster Collaboration & Creation Catlin English Teacher, PD Facilitator & Author Teaching Common Core Standards.

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Writing with Google Docs: Foster Collaboration & Creation Catlin Tucker @CTuckerEnglish English Teacher, PD Facilitator & Author Teaching Common Core Standards Made Easy with Google Apps

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment What is the Common Core? State led initiative. Coordinated by the National Governors Association & Council of Chief State School Officers Input provided by: State departments of education Scholars & assessment developers Professional organizations Parents, students and members of the public

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Why were the CCSS developed?

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment How are the CCSS organized? www.corestandards.org

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment English Language Arts Categories: Reading literature Reading informational text Reading foundational skills (*K-5) Writing Speaking and listening Language History, Science & Technical Studies separated at 6-12 into subject specific reading & writing

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment What Are Anchor Standards? Read closely to determine explicit and implicit meaning of text and cite textual examples. goo.gl/T3Zz8

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Common Core is Like a Staircase

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Reading Math Standards

K-5 Math Standards Provide students with a solid foundation in: Operations & algebraic thinking Number & operations in base 10 Number & operations - fractions Measurement and data Geometry

6-8 Math Standards 6-8th grade standards provide students with a solid foundation in: Ratios & proportional relationships Number system Expressions & equations Geometry Functions Statistics & probability

9-12 Math Standards The high school standards are listed in conceptual categories: Number & quantity Algebra Functions Modeling Geometry Statistics & Probability

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment College and Career Ready?

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Surprising Stats 2008-2009: 1.5 million students in remediation % of students not prepared for college level work: 33% reading 47% social science 58% algebra 72% biology Only 23% of college students do not require any remediation.

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment How will this impact you? It's not that bad.

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Important Points of Emphasis The Common Core Standards: Stress real world relevance Encourage higher-order thinking skills Value research and problem solving Weave in technology and media literacy Emphasis on depth not breadth

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment 21st Century Literacy The Standards lay out a vision of what it means to be a literate person in the 21st century.

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Google Docs goo.gl/JK2fW To Teach Common Core State Standards

Create presentations Collect & organize info Design a survey or quiz Access tons of pre-made templates, then "make a copy" to adapt and use Create flow charts, mind maps, venn diagrams, & timelines Just a bit about docs... Collaborate on shared docs

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Close Reading Text Column for group annotations

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Define Words Determine meaning of unknown words

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Combine Reading & Writing Standards Column for group discussion Text

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Writing Standards Types of Writing required: Argument Informative/Explanatory Narrative (*English) Students must devote significant time and effort to writing, producing numerous pieces over short and extended time frames.

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Videos to Drive Debates Hyperlink to videos and use to drive discussions & debates

Prewriting: Argument Writing

Drawing: Prewriting

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Google Drawing Timelines Venn Diagrams Mind maps Essay maps Comic strips Storyboarding

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Use Templates to Support Writing Check out templates (e.g. essay machine)

Research within a doc Informative Writing & Research

Collab with comments or live chat Collaborate Using Technology

Group Analysis of a Text

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Narrative: My Life on a Map

Publish Writing

Multimedia Presentation

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Math: Group Problem Solving Group students for problem solving

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Real Life Scenarios

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Design Surveys, Collect Data & Analyze

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Measurements & Ratios

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Creative & Collaborative Math

Rubrics - Self & Peer Assessment Math Map Challenges