Our Mission: In partnership with and dedicated to serving our community, the Boyd County Public School District will ensure that all students acquire knowledge, skills and understanding to empower them to make appropriate life choices.
On this page, you will find curriculum and instruction resources and documents which will assist in planning appropriate instructional activities and assessments for moving all students to proficiency.
CURRICULUM RESOURCES AND DOCUMENT LINKS
BOYD COUNTY CURRICULUM GUIDE (DRAFT)
KENTUCKY CORE ACADEMIC STANDARDS - NEW
COMMON CORE APPENDICES
COMMON CORE STANDARDS RESOURCES
CORE CONTENT FOR ASSESSMENT VERSION 4.1
Core Content for Assessment version 4.1- represents the subset of Kentucky Core Academic Standards (KCAS) content that will be included on the state assessment (K-PREP) for Science and Social Studies. This content is designed for use with, not instead of, Kentucky's Core Academic Standards.
COMBINED CURRICULUM DOCUMENT 2006 (UPDATED AUGUST 2012)
The Combined Curriculum Document (CCD) is a resource created by the Kentucky Department of Education to show the connection between the Academic Expectations (what students should know and be able to do as a result of their school experience), the Program of Studies-now known as Kentucky's Core Academic Standards (the minimum required content standards students shall be taught to meet the high school graduation requirements), and the Core Content for Assessment Version 4.1 (the content that is appropriate to be included on the state assessment).
CONTENT SPECIFIC CORE CONTENT FOR ASSESSMENT DOK SUPPORT MATERIALS
These materials should be used to support teachers' understanding of the assessment implications with the addition of DOK to the Core Content for Assessment.
CROSSWALK - COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS (CCSS) COMPARISON TO KENTUCKY STATE STANDARDS
EDUCATIONAL PLANNING AND ASSESSMENT SYSTEM (EPAS) COLLEGE READINESS STANDARDS AND PROGRAM OF STUDIES STANDARDS ALIGNMENT
KENTUCKY MODEL CURRICULUM FRAMEWORK
.KENTUCKY'S LEARNING GOALS AND ACADEMIC EXPECTATIONS - DOWNLOAD PAGE
SAMPLE CURRICULUM MAPS
KDE - WEBEX INFORMATION AND RESOURCES
Click on the link above to view KDE’s Curriculum and Instruction WebEx recordings.
DEVELOPING QUALITY OPEN RESPONSE AND MULTIPLE CHOICE ITEMS FOR THE CLASSROOM
QUESTION WRITING MANUAL - 2012 ADDENDUM
TRANSFORMATIONS - DOWNLOAD PAGE
Published in two volumes, Kentucky's Curriculum Framework provides direction to local schools and districts as they develop curriculum. It offers further explanation of the academic expectations, suggestions on teaching and learning strategies, and multiple resources to assist with the development of curriculum and units of study.
ATTRIBUTES OF A STANDARDS BASED UNIT OF STUDY
A unit of study is a cohesive and intentional plan for teaching and learning developed to address content standards in a meaningful way.
NEW…HOW TO DEVELOP A STANDARDS-BASED UNIT OF STUDY
KDE’s “How To Develop a Standards-Based Unit of Study” manual has been revised. The 2008 manual contains a revised unit template, information about the components of a unit and lesson plan, sample lesson plans, and a downloadable word document template.