What Is The Purpose Of This Document?
The purpose of this document is to increase student achievement by ensuring educators understand the expectations of the new standards. This document may also be used to facilitate discussion among teachers and curriculum staff and to encourage coherence in the sequence, pacing, and units of study for grade-level curricula. This document, along with on-going professional development, is one of many resources used to understand and teach the NC SCOS.
Just want the standards alone?
You can find the standards alone at https://www.dpi.nc.gov/teach-nc/curriculum-instruction/standard-course-study/mathematics.
What Is In The Document?
This document includes a detailed clarification of each standard in the grade level along with a sample of questions or directions that may be used during the instructional sequence to determine whether students are meeting the learning objective outlined by the standard. These items are included to support classroom instruction and are not intended to reflect summative assessment items. The examples included may not fully address the scope of the standard. The document also includes a table of contents of the standards organized by domain with hyperlinks to assist in navigating the electronic version of this instructional support tool.