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  • 1st Grade Math Lesson on Counting by Tens

    In this 1st grade Common Core-aligned Math lesson, students count by tens starting from seven, determine how many items are present in a collection, and calculate how many more items they will need to reach a total of 100 items in the collection.
    Grade Levels:
    • 1st Grade/ Kindergarten
    Subject Areas:
    • Math
    CCSS Standards:
    • Math
    Compass Components:
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    • 3c: Engaging Students in Instruction
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Emerging
    • Effective Proficient
  • 2nd Grade ELA Lesson on Comparing and Contrasting Fairy Tale Adaptations

    In this 2nd grade Common Core-aligned ELA lesson, students compare multiple versions of the same fairy tale.
    Grade Levels:
    • 2nd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • ELA
    CCSS Standards:
    • ELA/Literacy
    Compass Components:
    • 3d: Using Assessment in Instruction
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Proficient
    • Effective Emerging
  • 2nd Grade Math Lesson on Word Problems (Part 1 of 2)

    In this 2nd grade Math lesson, students examine words, numbers, and pictures in their answers as they relate to a word problem.
    Grade Levels:
    • 2nd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • Math
    CCSS Standards:
    • Math
    Compass Components:
    • 3c: Engaging Students in Instruction
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Emerging
  • 2nd Grade Math Lesson on Word Problems (Part 2 of 2)

    In this 2nd grade Math lesson, students examine words, numbers, and pictures in their answers as they relate to a word problem.
    Grade Levels:
    • 2nd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • Math
    CCSS Standards:
    • Math
    Compass Components:
    • 3c: Engaging Students in Instruction
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Emerging
  • 2nd grade Physical Education Lesson on Skill Assessment

    In this 2nd grade Physical Education lesson, students use criteria that they have created to assess their jump roping skills and provide feedback to classmates.
    Grade Levels:
    • 2nd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • Physical Education
    CCSS Standards:
    Compass Components:
    • 3d: Using Assessment in Instruction
    • 2c: Managing Classroom Procedures
    Compass Rating:
    • Highly Effective
    • Effective Proficient
  • 2nd grade Physical Education Lesson on Skill Assessment

    In this 2nd grade Physical Education lesson, students use criteria that they have created to assess their jump roping skills and provide feedback to classmates.
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  • 3rd Grade ELA Lesson on Close Reading

    In this 3rd grade Common Core-aligned ELA lesson, students use a supplementary map, word bank, and additional text to deepen their understanding of a non-fiction text regarding gorillas.
    Grade Levels:
    • 3rd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • ELA
    CCSS Standards:
    • ELA/Literacy
    Compass Components:
    • 3c: Engaging Students in Instruction
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Proficient
  • 3rd Grade Math Lesson on Multiplication and its Relationship to Division

    In this 3rd grade Common Core-aligned Math lesson, students begin to develop their conceptual understanding of multiplication and its relationship to division.
    Grade Levels:
    • 3rd Grade
    Subject Areas:
    • Math
    CCSS Standards:
    • Math
    Compass Components:
    • 3c: Engaging Students in Instruction
    • 3b: Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques
    Compass Rating:
    • Effective Proficient