Content Area Learning Standards You Should Be Familiar With...


  • Common Core State Standards in English/Language Arts, History/Social Studies, and Technical Subjects -approved June 2, 2010 Download the Core Curriculum Standards for English Language Arts, History/Social Studies, and Technical Subjects (2010) to review reading and writing standards related to your discipline (Reading standards for literature or informational texts; Speaking and Listening Standards; Reading standards for literacy in history/social studies, science, and technical subjects - Notice pages 3-33 focus on Grades K-5 and pages 34-66 focus on grades 6-12)





Other Related Resources for More Information....





Other Materials related to CCSS**

A Framework for K-12 Science Education: Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas (a precursor to the Common Core State Standards in Science) - scroll down on the page a bit to view the whole text online for free) >
Next Generation Science Standards



Rhode Island State Content Standards: (from RIDE - RI Department of Education)
  • Grade Level Expectations (GLE's for K-8) and Grade Span Expectations (GSE's for 9-12)
  • Click on the link above and...


Rhode Island Professional Teaching Standards (from RIDE - RI Department of Education)

**Rhode Island Model Educator Evaluation System** (from RIDE)


National Content Standards (in case RI does not have standards in your discipline or you are aligning your lesson to national standards as well)
  • You should locate the professional organization in your content area at Education World's National Index. I'm assuming you are familiar with these standards from your methods classes.