EXPAND CORE COMPETENCE WITH CLEAR THINKING       

 

DEVELOP CORE COMPETENCE


Use Graphic Organizers to Demonstrate,

Guide and Assess to Advance

Students can work independently, then

pair to compare and adjust to learn more.

 

math    science      social studies     
academic vocabulary    
reading skills

Assessment Guides

 

Activities to Develop Comprehensive
Reading/Thinking\Writing Competence

 

Connect Learning to Chicago

Chicago    Chicago Literacies--

             Activities and Texts to Learn about past and plan the future

             --Organized for the Chicago History Museum

 

Strengthen Literacy and Critical Thinking--Chicago Unit

by Ashley McCall, Chavez Multicultural Academic Center

 

Read/THINK\Write Chicago

Engaging activities so students strengthen skills and learn about their city.

 

Envision Chicago

Nightingale Student Projects Organized by Ricardo Serment

 

 

 

CONNECT!


First Quarter Week-to-Week Learning Priorities

K pdf   Word    1  pdf   Word       2 pdf    Word

 

grade 3 pdf     Word        Grade 4   pdf   Word   

 

Grade 5 pdf    Word         Grades 6-8   pdf    Word

 

CONNECT SEL and LITERACY

Incorporate SEL    Exemplary Trait/EmotionsChart

 

Teaching/Learning Resources

 

Reading Texts and Guides

 

NWEA  Math and Reading Comprehensive Guide

 

Community Schools Connect!

 

EXPAND LEARNING


Art Illuminates the Curriculum

 

CONNECT ART AND CHICAGO

Art Design Chicago

 

Art Expands Learning

 

SPANISH/ENGLISH

Learning Resources

 

Learning Guides in Spanish and English

Math Guides     Reading   Guides

Science Guides      Social Studies Guides 

Vocabulary  Guides   Writing Guides

Make TV Time Thinking Time

English   Spanish

SEL/Literacy--Plan a Fable that Teaches a Lesson  Spanish   English

 

Readings--Texts in Spanish and English

Fiction      Poetry    Nonfiction
Readings about Chicago 

 

Envision Chicago Draw Your City Visions

 

Spanish Learning Posters 

Analyze Questions     Analyze Events--History, Current, or Fiction

 

 

    

 Unit and Lesson Planning Resources

 

Assess Formatively to Advance


Inspire!   Exemplary Work

 

Illustrated Preamble to the Constitution 

 

 

Teachers Make the Difference!

Creative Content Poetry stars
     John P. Curtin, 8/29/1967–4/26/2012            

 

Research Base for the Center's Work  

 Center Profile    

 

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