Saturday, June 1, 2013

Common Core Standards for Multicultural Literacy

The Common Core Standards for Multicultural Literacy encourage teachers to cover the following:

  • World literature
  • Comparing web resources to print for a multicultural topic
  • Write an analysis of complex ideas dealing with multiculturalism
  • Write succinctly
  • Develop and organize writing appropriate to task, audience and purpose
  • Use technology to publish writing projects
  • Plan, revise, edit and rewrite works or develop another technique suitable new media Could this mean learn how to write informally for websites such as
  • Conduct research projects to prove a hypothesis
  • Synthesize many works, coming up with new idea(s)

...and more at Multicultural Literacy--Common Core Standards