Saturday, February 16, 2013

Common Core - Literacy in All Subjects

Had inservice Friday, it was well planned by our Language Arts people, looking at the Common Core Literacy Standards.  It was interesting to sit through the day and think about how to get my students to read and write more math.    At the end of the day I found standards for presenting, discussing and collaborating.  So my idea to add some literacy standards to my curriculum was to add a presentation on a compound interest project (exponential growth) that my Pre-Calculus students do.  Nothing exciting - but a small step - a continuous improvement step...

Here is the link

How Much... Lesson 4