Unit/Lesson Plans

Understanding by Design (UbD)

Core Task Project - Find Common Core Reader Exemplars (Grades K-12), which are close reading demonstration lessons and writing assignments.

The Literacy Design Collaborative - Design units/modules/lessons, or copy and adapt hundreds of nationally vetted, teacher-created resources available in LDC CoreTools (need to set up a free account).

Putting Understanding Up Front - Utilize a simple four-part framework that gives teachers a language and strategy for enhancing their efforts to teach for greater understanding.

What I Use in My Classroom - Features resource recommendations from teachers in Student Achievement Partners’ Core Advocate Network.

The Workshop Model - Learn the components of the workshop model and how to apply this framework to daily instruction. See also the lesson plan template.

Lesson Plans