Curriculum/Teacher Resources

Get Started Right! – Comprehensive, standards-based lesson plans

Rubrics for evaluating writing

USOE – just updated with lots of great standards-based materials. Secondary ELA website resources


Secondary Lesson Plans –

Secondary ELA lesson plans from UEN  Note that some align with the UCSS better than others

Utah’s Open Textbook Project     Includes many informational texts

Shmoop makes everything student-friendly Lots of great resources to help you plan standards-based curriculum

Need some examples of great American Rhetoric?  The 100 most important speeches of the 20th century.  Archive of American Speeches

Grammar Bytes  has easily accessed lessons and quizzes on all aspects of grammar and usage.  A valuable resource!