Useful Links


NCDPI Wiki Central - Clearinghouse for all NCDPI wikis. The perfect place to start!

Lexile Analyzer- Use to find the lexile of texts you already own

NCWiseOwl - source for Lexiled non-fiction texts

Math

http://www.mmmproject.org/cmpS.htm - This site gives a picture of what inquiry based instruction should look like in the classroom


http://map.mathshell.org/materials/tasks.php?taskid=369&subpage=apprentice - A great source for CCSS aligned tasks.


http://maccss.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/Lessons+For+Learning - Formerly the Week by week essentials, this site also features a number of CCSS aligned tasks.



English Language Arts

ELA Common Core Live Binders

Nonfiction Texts

Grolier Online
Search for lexiled articles on topics of your choice.

Holt McDougal Current Events Archive
Searchable source of informational text on contemporary issues.

Fiction Texts

Feedbooks - Free public domain texts!

Project Gutenberg - Free high quality public domain eBooks


Literary Nonfiction


Etude Magazine - New Voices in Literary Nonfiction

Published by the University of Oregon



Brevity Magazine -

A Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction

Brevity publishes extremely brief literary nonfiction of a crisp, concise 750 words or fewer, focusing on detail and scene over thought and opinion.