I don’t want to go Al Gore on this or anything, but I feel that it should just be addressed how appropriately this election was conducted. We’re talkin’ by the book. Okay, so it was Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals, but hey, that’s still a book. Source:
Interesting Common Core aligned writing assignment...hmmmmmm.. Flesh eating bacteria consumes a girl's hand. A cholera outbreak kills thirty people in a rural town. Bacteria are powerful (and helpful) microbes that live everywhere. In this assignment your students will research a deadly bacteria and write a fake newspaper article about an outbreak of the disease. Students will love to learn about the world's most deadly bacteria and take on the role of a scientific reporter.
COMMON CORE (Grade 5) RI.9 INTEGRATE TEXTS (PASSAGES FOR PRACTICE). This standard asks students to use information from two or more different texts to answer questions and speak about a topic. This document contains four different passages with multiple texts for practice. Questions are asked in a variety of new formats and traditional formats reflecting the Common Core Standards' changes to school assessments. Use during reading, for progress monitoring, or as Common Core homework. $4.50