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These Web sites may be useful to you as you continue to explore and implement California's Common Core State Standards.

Unit 1 Resources

California CCSS English Language Arts & Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects

Unit 2 Resources

Success in Science through Dialogue, Reading and Writing, A. Beauchamp et al., The Regents of the University of California, Davis (2011)

The Chicago Guide to Communicating Science, S. Montgomery, University of Chicago Press (2003)

Unit 3 Resources

Assessment-Centered Teaching: a Reflective Practice, K. DiRanna et al., Corwin Press (2008)

Unit 4 Resources

Science Notebooks in K-12 Classrooms

Unit 5 Resources

Understanding Language:

California Association of Bilingual Educators:

Framework for English Language Proficiency Development Standards corresponding to the Common Core State Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards, Council of Chief State School Officers (2012)

Council for Exceptional Children:

Unit 6 Resources

How People Learn, The National Academies (2000)

The BSCS 5E Instructional Model: Origins and Effectiveness, R. Bybee et al., BSCS (2007)