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CIL Recommended ELA Content Vision and Revision Process
Curriculum Implementation Leads: Amanda Sass-Henke, Jessica Frie, Katie Stanley
When teams would like to order new materials for an inspired unit, they should:
1. Complete the Inspired Unit Design Template.
2. Schedule a meeting with a Curriculum Implementation Lead
This will be a 45-1 hour meeting, face to face conversation w/Curriculum Lead about unit and resources 6-8 weeks before the start of the
unit. There will be a follow-up meeting if necessary.
The team and the lead will discuss the unit and essential questions and offer recommendations, make changes or give feedback on the
3. At the meeting, the Curriculum Lead and the team will complete the
Text Complexity rubric
Resource request, Mackin order, or purchase order
4. At the conclusion of the meeting, the Curriculum Lead will make recommendations for changes to the unit design if needed, and the team
will submit the purchase order to administration.
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Unit of Study Template
Unit of Study/Essential Question:__________________________________________________________________________________________
What do I expect students to know and do?
Essential Learning (benchmarks):
I can ...
How will I know they are learning it? How will I know they have learned it?
Formative Assessments: Culminating Summative Assessment:
What will I do when they haven’t learned?
Strategies for Scaffolding:
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What will I do when they have learned?
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