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Utah Core Standards

Core Standards for English Language Arts (ELAs) and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects

Utah Core Standards
Utah State Office of Education (USOE) Website

Achieve the Core

In Common: Effective Writing for all Students

In Common: Effective Writing for all Students
Collection of All Student Work Samples, K-12

This resource is for teachers and students to have samples for Text-Dependent On-Demand First Draft Writing from across the country that is aligned with the Core Standards instruction in writing argument and explanatory essays for end-of-level assessments.


Stanford's Design Thinking
Resources for implementing the Core Standards with High-Quality Instruction.

Utah State Office of Education (USOE)

2014 Utah Standards Academy

Grades 7-8:

Grades 9-12:

Vertical Alignment (Grades 5-12)

Standard 1

Conventions of Standard English

Reading Informational Text

Reading Literature
Key Ideas and Details

Speaking and Listening
Comprehension and Collaboration

Text Type and Purposes