This course offers new ways of creating lessons that implement the Common Core’s College and Career Readiness anchor standards for reading, Key Ideas and Details and Craft and Structure. Teachers will understand how they can teach nonfiction standards in a much more engaging way.
Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours
Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for teachers (Grades 1 - 6), beginning or veteran teachers, that want to use creative, fun and clear strategies in order to teach informational text/non-fiction as required under the Common Core State Standards.
Course Materials: No text required, however there is a requirement to have access to a designated grade level appropriate children's book (titles provided in the course) that can be found in either your classroom or your school or public library, or purchased at your local bookstore or online at Amazon.com. This course can be completed with or without students.
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