Connecticut has adopted the Common Core State Standards. For specific grade level information regarding the standards at each grade level, see the state’s website — a link is provided.

Following are links to the download files of each grade’s curricular expectations:
The following files are from California and represent an excellent outline of the English Language Arts (ELA) standards. 

SBAC Resources

Read Write Think

News ELA Current Events different Lexile levels

Literacy in the Digital Age

Achieve The Core

Lessons about: Complex Texts Text-dependent Questions Vocabulary Writing Assignments Assessment Questions*