The Critical Words Your Students Must Know for the Common Core State Standards!
Researchers 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 high frequency words of the CCSS and words present in the exemplars provided in Appendix B.
Critical Verbs Critical Nouns