On this page you will find:

  • Unit Maps with Links to Selected Resources
  • Standards Placemats
  • Scope and Sequence Documents
  • Thompson Literacy Instruction Frameworks
  • Colorado Academic Standards Resources
  • Common Core Standards Resources and Instructional Strategies
  • PARCC - Next Generation Assessment Resources
  • Check the Elementary Literacy Wiki for more Resources



Thompson Language Arts Curriculum Units


Stage 1 (Identify Desired Results) - Consistent at the District Level
Stage 2 (Determine Acceptable Evidence) - Consistent at the Building Level and/or District Level
Stage 3 (Develop Learning Plan) - Developed by the Teacher
Resource Bank (Aligned Materials) - Gathered by Curriculum Leaders





Thompson Standards Placemats by Level




Thompson Language Arts Scope and Sequence

Language Arts Scope and Sequence by Topic

P-5 Topic Matrix - LA/Math/SS


Colorado Standards Resources




Thompson Literacy Instruction Frameworks




Common Core Standards Resources

  • Elementary Performance Task Templates (Quick Reference for Common Core Writing Response)
  • Common Core English Language Arts (ELA) Standards - CCSSI_ELA Standards.pdf
  • Common Core English Language Arts (ELA) Appendix A - Appendix_A.pdf
  • Common Core English Language Arts (ELA) Appendix B - Appendix_B.pdf
  • Common Core English Language Arts (ELA) Appendix C - Appendix_C.pdf

Common Core Instructional Strategies Resources


PARCC Resources (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers)====