Scope and Common Core
Confused about the new Common Core State Standards and what they mean for your classroom?
Let us help you! Here is a collection of resources we have developed to help you understand the CCSS and how Scope helps you meet them.
Common Core Resources
A close look at our favorite Common Core activity in the current issue.
Need help demystifying some of the Common Core jargon? Check out our kid-friendly definitions for nine key terms.
What’s the bottom line on how the Common Core standards will affect what happens in your classroom? Editor Kristin Lewis walks you through 10 things you need to know.
See at a glance how Scope helps you meet the demands of the Common Core.
Text complexity is a key component of the Common Core. Our interactive pdf points out specific ways that a Scope article offers students opportunities to tackle challenging vocabulary, text structures, and ideas.
On page T-3 of your printed Teacher’s Guide, you’ll find a breakdown of which standards each article and activity supports.
An in-depth breakdown of how Scope articles, stories, poems, activity sheets, quizzes, and other features correspond to specific Common Core ELA standards.
Scope Common Core Reader
This is the essential question your students will explore as they take a thrilling journey through 12 genres. Online, you’ll find all the support materials you need to help students access these engaging and complex texts.
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Common Core video!
Teaching Tips in a Minute: How to Use Scope’s Narrative Nonfiction
A quick and easy guide to getting the most out of Scope’s articles in your classroom.