Benchmark and Wonders are the two ELA/ELD materials up for adoption for next year.
How do we come to consensus?
Ask a colleague:
We have had several teachers dig into the adoption materials and two teachers piloted each publisher for six weeks. Ask your colleagues for their thoughts.
Compare side by side!
Each grade level has a sample kit from each publisher. Take out the materials and compare!Consider the following:
- Program Design
- ELD Design
Consider the CCSS
How well linked is each publisher to your grade level CCSS? To NGSS?