85% of Test Scores …

5_Steps_Vocab_instruction_BResearchers estimate 85% of achievement test scores are based on the vocabulary of the standards. Students from poverty, ELL students, and other at-risk students are particularly in need of learning these words in ways that meet their specific learning needs.

Below are the Critical Words Your Students Must Know for the Common Core State Standards.

LINK: The Critical Words List

LINK:  Edutopia blog