Early Release Professional Development Common Core April 13, 2011 Kathy Walker
PLC Chairs were given forms – some of those celebrations are posted.
Complete as we finish the year and let’s continue to celebrate each other.
Welcome to our guests from Monticello & Pressley
Anticipatory Set Imagine you have written a best-selling autobiography. It’s your story and your life, and millions of people love it. You sell the rights to a producer. Hollywood makes your movie…
You go to the premiere…
Oh no, the story is not your book?
Who’s life is it anyway?
Some things look familiar – but others are new… unfamiliar… even down right different.
What do you do?
A New Trek
Tentative Plan for District Roll-out of the Common Core Timeline New Essential Standards taught New Essential Standards taught New Essential Standards piloted with current SCS Information and Technology Skills New Essential Standards taught & assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Career and Technical Education New Essential Standards taught & assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Social Studies, Healthful Living, Arts, World Languages New Essential Standards taught & assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Science Common Core taught & assessed K-2 Common Core taught & assessed 3-12 Current SCS taught and assessed Current SCS taught and assessed Math Common Core taught & assessed Common Core taught & Current SCS assessed Current SCS taught and assessed English 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11 ISS Timeline for Common Core and New Essential Standards
Question: How many rectangles can you make with a perimeter of 30 units?
Use any of the tools provided
Share out your process
Connect what you did to the 8 Math Practices
Common Core is more interested in problem solving and approach than the answer.
The answer is part of the process. It’s not the end product.
Assessed on EOG
What is the area of this rectangle?
Source: http://ncctm.org/documents/Daro-CommonCoreStandards.pdf Sometimes a tool is just right for the wrong use.
8 Mathematical Processes
Watch video clips
Can you see any of the 8 practices?
Look for any of 8 mathematical practices
Questions for Discussion
Handout- reflecting on where your teachers are now in their instructional processes and planning with the end in mind
College & Career Readiness Anchors
Speaking and Listening
As a table team, arrange the pieces in the envelope from K to 12 th grade.