Educational standards describe what students should know and be able to do in each subject in each grade. In California, the State Board of Education decides on the standards for all students, from kindergarten through high school.
Below we have separated out grade level sections of the Common Core standards to allow teachers and parents to navigate directly to specific standards they are interested in viewing.
ELA & Literacy in History/SS, Science & Technical Subjects
- Reading Standards for: Literature / Informational Text
To view the complete CA Common Core State Standards Math document, please click here.
Higher Mathematics Standards
Interested in learning more about CCSS? Below are various online resources:
corestandards.org - Home to the Common Core State Standards initiative; Resources and information on the standards themselves
smarterbalanced.org - Everything you want to know about Smarter Balanced assessments, including sample questions
achievethecore.com - Content and resources to help teachers understand the Common Core
teachingchannel.org - Common Core resources, teacher videos, strategies and lesson plans
bie.org - Information and resources about Project Based Learning—an extended process of inquiry in which students respond to complex questions, problems or challenges.
challengebasedlearning.org - Challenge Based Learning is a multidisciplinary approach to teaching and learning where students are encouraged to use technology to solve real-world problems