Common Core English Standards
http://www.corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/

This online resource includes the Common Core English Standards for grades k-8 and high school. Additionally, it has an introduction and explanations of the standards for implementation in the classroom.

 

Common Core Math Standards
http://www.corestandards.org/Math/

This online resource includes the Common Core Math Standards for grades k-8 and high school. Additionally, it has an introduction and explanations to aid the use of Common Core Math Standards.

 

Common Core  - Explained
http://www.corestandards.org/video/

This link provides a 3 minute video explanation of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for the teacher on-the-go. However, the Common Core website also includes many other useful written explanations of CCSS and other resources.



Many of the lesson plans included on this webpage state a specific standard that is used during the lesson. This is due to the majority of states that currently align themselves more nearly with Common Core State Standards. Additionally, this exemplifies how music can be integrated in the classroom while helping meet state and federal mandates.