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Common Core State Standards Initiative: Tools

Understanding the Pennsylvania Department of Education's adoption of and transition to the CC standards.

There's an App for That

CORE app icon

This free app by MasteryConnect includes both the Math K-12 and Language Arts K-12 standards.  Available through Apple, Android, Windows, and Amazon.

Web Resources

The following web resources provides tools with example lesson plans, assessment, curricular tools, and sample student work to help you create your own lessons and activities in alignment with the Common Core.

Achieve the Core


EduCore Resources

Lexile Analyzer

NEA Toolkit

PARCC CC Implementation Workbook

Wheatley Portfolio Digital Resources

ASCD Pinterest Board

Depth of Knowledge

Depth of Knowledge levels

Click to enlarge Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Levels