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Curriculum and Instruction Files

Model Curriculum Units

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Early ELA/Literacy PreK-4 (Commissioner's Priority PreK-3)
ELA-SCIPreKMy Five Senses Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKReading Environmental Print Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKRealistic Fiction: Going to Kindergarten Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-HSSKContent Literacy: What Is Bravery? Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKStory Time: Folktales from Around the World Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKAuthor Study: Mo Willems Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKPoetry: Sound, Pattern and Meaning Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ELA-SCIKLife Cycles: Content Literacy Science Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELAKSummer Reading Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA1Realistic Fiction: Why Do We Read It? Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-HSS1Content Literacy: People Who Work for Justice Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA1Folktales: The Fox's Foray Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA1Author Study: Books in a Series Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA1Poetry: Exploring Language, Sound, and Meaning Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-SCI1Informational Text, Research, and Inquiry Circles: Animals and Habitats Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA1Summer Reading Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Realistic Fiction: Stories Matter Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Informational Text: Reading for Inquiry and Writing a Report Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Geography: Land and People Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Folktales: Stories from Long Ago Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Author Study: Tomie dePaola Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ELA2Sights and Sounds of Poetry Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Biography Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Newspaper Reporting Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-SCI2Content Literacy Science: Habitats Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Challenging Fiction and Summer Reading Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Realistic Fiction: Stories Matter Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Informational Text: Reading to Learn Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Opinions Matter: Pre-Revolution Boston Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Fables: Lessons to Be Learned Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Author Study: Cynthia Rylant Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Poetry: The Voices and Images of Our World Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Biography Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Newspaper Reporting and Interviewing Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-SCI3Content Literacy: Science - Extreme Weather Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3Challenging Fiction and Summer Reading Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA3 Whose Story Is It? The Craft and Structure of Reading and Writing about History Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA4Using Literary Elements to Determine Theme: Tuck Everlasting Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA4Reading and Writing Informational Texts: Negro League Baseball Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ELA4Images and Metaphors Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA/Literacy Middle Grades 5-8
ELA5What is Financial Literacy?
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ELA5Reading Extended Text: Bud, Not Buddy Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA6Heroes of the Iliad Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA6Travels with Charley Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA7Tomfoolery: Literary Conflicts in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA7Analyzing an Author's Style: Macaulay's Unique Way of Explaining a Complex Process Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ELA8Our Town/Our School Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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ELA-HSS8Research to Make A Point Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA8The Words We Live By: The Fourth Amendment Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA5-8Starting Complex Text Mini-Unit Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
English/Literacy High School 9-12
ELA9Satire: The Nose Download PDF Document  Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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ELA9-10 Art and Poetry Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA9-10Writing Effective Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA-Arts9-10Elusive Allusions: Unlocking Meanings Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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ELA10Exploring Topics in Education Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA11The Art of Persuasion and the Craft of Argument Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA11Nostalgia Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA12Hamlet and Psychological Criticism Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ELA12Work: Our Stories, Our Lives Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS8-12Teacher and Student Guide for Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
English as a Second Language (ESL)
ESLK, Proficiency Levels 1-2How Do I Feel? Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ESLK, Proficiency Levels 2-3The Language of Addition and Subtraction Download Word Document
ESL1-2, Proficiency Levels 1-2Justice, Courage, and Fairness Download Word Document
ESL1-2, Proficiency Levels 2-3ESL and the Language of Science: Animals and Where They Live Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ESL3-5, Proficiency Levels 1-2Describing and Explaining Weathering and Erosion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ESL3-5, Proficiency Levels 1-2Historical Perspectives Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ESL3-5, Proficiency Levels 2-3The Language of Newspaper Interviewing and Reporting Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ESL6, Proficiency Levels 1-2ESL: Personal Narrative Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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ESL6-8, Proficiency Levels 1-2Access to Clean Water Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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ESL6-8, Proficiency Levels 2-3Using Data to Advocate for Change Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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ESL9-12, Proficiency Levels 1-2Exploring Topics in African-American Civil Rights Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ESL9-12, Proficiency Levels 2-3Exploring Topics in Women's Rights Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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Mathematics PK-4 (Commissioner's Priority)
MathPKModeling Addition and Subtraction through Five Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathKRepresenting Addition and Subtraction Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathKComposing and Decomposing the Tweens and Teens Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math1Math Detectives! Using Properties of Operations to Find Change Unknown Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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Math1Power of Ten Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math2To Compose or Decompose: That is the Question Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math2Problem Solving using Addition & Subtraction Situations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math3Exploring Fractions Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math4Fractions: Size Matters Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math4Building Fractions from Unit Fractions - Applying and Extending Understandings of Operations on Whole Numbers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Middle Grades Mathematics (Commissioner's Priority 6-8)
Math5Adding & Subtracting Fractions Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math5Multiplication of Fractions Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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Math 6Ratios, Rates, and Percents Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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Math6Expressions and Equations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math6Statistics: Representing, Analyzing and Interpreting Data Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math7Using Expressions and Equations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math7 Proportions and Proportional Reasoning Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math8Connecting Proportions, Lines and Linear Equations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Math8 Analyzing and Solving Pairs of Simultaneous Linear Equations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
High School Mathematics
MathAlgebra I Reasoning with Equations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathAlgebra IIInvestigating Simple Rational Function Models Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathAlgebra IIModeling Exponential and Logarithmic Functions Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathFinancial Literacy Financial Applications of Inverse Functions Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
MathGeometry Experimenting with Congruency Transformations in Geometry Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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MathGeometry Similarity through Transformations Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
High School Writing to Text (Commissioner's Priority)
HSSWorld History IIWorld War I — The Great War Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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HSSWorld History IIThe Collapse of the Soviet Union Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History I Westward Expansion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS11-12 Massachusetts Remembers the Civil War Veterans Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IIU.S. Foreign Policy during the Interwar Years Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IConstitutional Rights Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IIAfrican-American Civil Rights Movement Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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HSSUS History IEconomic Factors of Sectionalism in Antebellum America Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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HSS11-12Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA9Satire: The Nose Download PDF Document  Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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ELA9-10 Art and Poetry Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA9-10Writing Effective Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA10 Exploring Topics in Education Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA11The Art of Persuasion and the Craft of Argument Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA11Nostalgia Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA12Hamlet and Psychological Criticism Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA12Work Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ALL9-10Writing Effective Research Papers - All Content Areas Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Research
ELA-SCI1Informational Text, Research, and Inquiry Circles: Animals and Habitats Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
ELA2Informational Text: Reading for Inquiry and Writing a Report Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS2Traditions and Customs Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS5Perspectives on the Lewis and Clark Expedition Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS6Economics and Consumer Choice Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS6The Countries of South America Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS7Ancient Roman Technology: Footsteps to the Future Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS11-12Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS8-12Teacher and Student Guide for Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSWorld History IIWorld War I — The Great War Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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HSSWorld History IIThe Collapse of the Soviet Union Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS11-12Massachusetts Remembers the Civil War Veterans Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IConstitutional Rights Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IEconomic Factors of Sectionalism in Antebellum America Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IIU.S. Foreign Policy during the Interwar Years Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IWestward Expansion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Early Social Studies PreK-4
HSSPK/KEconomic Choices Part I Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
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HSS1National and Massachusetts Holidays Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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HSS1From Sea to Shining Sea: Patriotic Songs and Symbols Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS2Geography: Land and People Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS2 Civic Rights: Equality for All Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS2Traditions and Customs Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS3Mass Bay Colony Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS-ELA3 Whose Story Is It? The Craft and Structure of Reading and Writing about History Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS-ELA3Content Literacy History and Social Science: Pre-Revolutionary Boston Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS4US Regions Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS4 America's Salad: The story of Immigration to Massachusetts Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Middle Grades History and Social Science 5-8
HSS5Perspectives on the Lewis and Clark Expedition Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS5European Exploration of the Americas: Perspectives on the Spanish Conquest of Latin America Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS5Civic Education and Community Change
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HSS6Economics and Consumer Choice Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS6The Countries of South America: Economy, Geography, and Demography Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS7Ancient Roman Technology: Footsteps to the Future Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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HSS7Model United Nations: Access to Clean Water Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS8-10 and US History IDoes Industry Mean Progress? Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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HSS-ELA8Research to Make A Point Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS8 and World History IThe Crusades: Fighting for Jerusalem
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High School History and Social Science 9-12
HSS8 and World History IThe Crusades: Fighting for Jerusalem
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HSS11-12Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS8-12Teacher and Student Guide for Writing Research Papers Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSWorld History II (11-12)World Genocides Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSWorld History IIWorld War I — The Great War Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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HSSWorld History IIThe Collapse of the Soviet Union Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IWestward Expansion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSS11-12Massachusetts Remembers the Civil War Veterans Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IIU.S. Foreign Policy during the Interwar Years Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IConstitutional Rights Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
HSSUS History IIAfrican-American Civil Rights Movement Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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HSSUS History IEconomic Factors of Sectionalism in Antebellum America Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Early Science PreK-4
SCI-ELAPreKContent Literacy Science: My Five Senses Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCIPreKSound and Music Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI-ELAKLife Cycles: Content Literacy Science Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCIKSunlight Warms Earth's Surface Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI-ELA1Informational Text, Research, and Inquiry Circles: Animals and Habitats Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI1Light and Shadows Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI-ELA2Content Literacy Science: Animals Depend on Their Habitats Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI2The Effects of Wind and Water Movement on Earth's Landscape Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI2Investigating Material Properties Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI-ELA3Content Literacy Science - Extreme Weather Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI3Effects of Changes in an Environment on the Survival of Organisms Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI4Weathering and Erosion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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SCI5Plants Make Their Own Food Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Middle School Science 6-8
SCI6Causal Patterns in Density Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI6Reconstructing Massachusetts' Past — Part I Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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SCI6Reconstructing Massachusetts' Past — Part II Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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SCI7Invasive Species: A Study of the Disruption of an Ecosystem's Dynamics Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI7Differential Survival of Organisms Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI7Thermal Design Challenge Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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SCI8Shaping Natural Systems through Evolution Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
High School Science 9-12
SCI9-10Use of Bioplastics in Food Safety Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
SCI9-12The Ocean System
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CVTE
CVTE9-12Food Safety and Sanitation Download PDF Document  Download Word Document  Download Video FileDownload Video File
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CVTE9-12Carpentry - Floor Framing Systems
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Lesson 2: Words for Wood
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CVTE10-12Professionalism and Planning Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Arts
Arts2Visual Arts: Cityscapes Download Word Document
Arts3Relationships: Building Partnerships Through Dance Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Arts4-6Music: Learning of "FA" Download Word Document
Arts5-7Music: Theme and Variations General Music Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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Arts7Introduction to Improvisation Download PDF Document  Download Word Document
Arts7Visual Arts: Identity and Self-Portraiture Download Word DocumentDownload MS WORD Document
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Arts-ELA9-10Elusive Allusions: Unlocking Meanings Download Word Document
Arts9-12Media Arts: Introduction to Digital Video Production Download PDF DocumentDownload PDF Document
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Arts9-12Theatre: Scenic Design Download Word Document


Last Updated: Nov 16, 2017
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