Disciplinary Literacy Training - Arts EducationTeam

The goal of the Disciplinary Literacy Training on April 29 is to create an online module that all teachers can access to earn literacy renewal credits. The Arts Education Team (listed below), consisting of 7 members, will provide input and examples on what needs to be included in the World Language portion of the online module.

  1. Rue Lee Holmes - Sampson County Public Schools (Music)
  2. Michele Purcell- Durham County Public Schools (Music)
  3. Juli Betts - Wake County Public Schools (Music and Theatre Arts)
  4. Katie Hamann - Catawba County Public Schools (Theatre Arts)
  5. Karen Newell - Durham County Public Schools (Theatre Arts)
  6. Ellen Duncan -Lee County County Schools (Visual Arts)
  7. Jake Patton - Research Triangle Charter Academy (Visual Arts)

The online module will be developed during the 2016 - 2017 school year and, when updates are available, they will be posted here and shared through the listservs, webinars, and face-to-face presentations.

Here are the Arts Education Team materials including the Agenda:



Pre-work Activity: Top 10 for Disciplinary Literacy

Google Form

Please spend 30 minutes or less on this activity
Disciplinary Literacy Large Group Presentation

Presentation as

Presented by the English Language Arts (ELA) Consultants on April 29
40 Ways to Read Like a Detective Cards

Card set as PDF

Details about this card set are also posted on the ELA wiki at http://elaccss.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/40+Ways+to+Read+Like+a+Detective
Disciplinary Literacy Table Talks - Arts Education Team

Google Presentation

Presented at the Arts Education Team Table by Slater Mapp and Sara Reams on April 29
Disciplinary Literacy Connecting to Our Classrooms -
Arts Education Team

Google Form

Used to capture "How do I connect this to my classroom?" responses on April 29 and for the follow-up work that is due by June 30, 2016
Arts Education Resources:
NC Standard Course of Study and Instructional Tools


This page is intended to assist with implementation of the North Carolina Arts Education Essential Standards.