"The Common Core is a set of highquality academic standards in mathematics and English language arts/literacy (ELA). These learning goals outline what a student should know and be able to do at the end of each grade. The standards were created to ensure that all students graduate from high school with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in college, career, and life, regardless of where they live. Fortytwo states, the District of Columbia, four territories, and the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) have voluntarily adopted and are moving forward with the Common Core..."
English Language Arts Standards 
Math Standards 
Reading: Foundational SkillsPhonics and Word Recognition:
Reading: LiteratureKey Ideas and Details:
Reading: Informational TextKey Ideas and Details:
WritingText Types and Purposes:
Speaking and ListeningComprehension and Collaboration:
LanguageConventions of Standard English:
Range, Quality, complexity 
Operations and Algebraic thinkingRepresent and Solve Problems Involving Multiplication and Division:
Numbers and operations in base tenUse Place Value Understanding and Properties of Operations to Perform MultiDigit Arithmetic:
numbers and operations fractionsDevelop Understanding of Fractions as Numbers:
Measurement and dataSolve Problems Involving Measurement and Estimation:
GeometryReason With Shapes and Their Attributes:
