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Are you ready for the MILLION WORD CHALLENGE?  Million Word Challenge  
Register for learning tips, activities, and compete for prizes!

                              Black History

Click here for valuable instructional resources to support instruction of African American history, culture and contributions.  Images below are also clikable.


ELLP Report - LAUSD Early Language & Literacy Plan is in its second year. 
MOY window:   
NOV 28 - FEB 4

NEW! TK-2 Curriculum Guides - Early Language and Literacy AND TK-2 Curriculum Maps with Detail 

DIBELS Next and TRC Training

Recommended Reads

 CCSS Writing Fellows discuss Common Core and instruction in the blog, Ruminating on The Core 
Academic Conversations: Classroom Talk That Fosters Critical Thinking and Content Understandings
Jeff Zwiers
It's Complicated: the social lives of networked teens
Danah Boyd
Rigorous Reading: 5 Access Points for Comprehending Complex Texts
Nancy Frey and Douglas Fisher
Teaching Argument Writing Grades 6-12
 George Hillocks
With Rigor For All
Carol Jago

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