Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Common Core Has Many Uses

This is one of the new Common Core standards for second grade.

Click on any picture to make it larger.

Ms. Murphy's class is learning how to use research and evidence to support their opinions about history, animals, and other topics.  They are also learning that this Common Core Standard W.2.1 is very important in daily life.  One assignment they had was to write their parents and try to convince their mom or dad about something using reasons, logic, and evidence.

Are you convinced?