Monthly Archives: February 2013

Chocolate Economics 5: Informational Texts & Common Core Activities

There are a variety of excellent informational texts about chocolate that can be used in your classroom to teach economics concepts. On this post, I will illustrate how to use these texts in activities that meet Common Core State Standards. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Economics 4: Multimedia Texts for Common Core

The Common Core State Standards for Reading call for a use of a variety of texts, including multimedia. The Common Core Standards for Writing call for research using a variety of sources, including multimedia. Here are some “texts” beyond words … Continue reading

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