Content Standards and Model Curriculum Guide Documents

English Language Arts & Literacy Coordinator: Christy Mock-Stutz |  406-444-0736
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Grade Level Standards

To access a machine readable version of the official Montana Content Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy, please visit the IMS Global CASE Network site.  Create a free login, select Montana Office of Public Instruction, and view or download the standards.  The CASE version of the standards can be uploaded to student information systems, curriculum mapping programs, and a variety of other uses.




Upcoming ELA Opportunities

Montana Comprehensive Literacy State Development Project Webpage - visit this page for eligibility list, application, timelines, and contact information.

Check out upcoming events in English Language Arts and Literacy

Take a look at our calendar of upcoming events- The Professional Learning Portal

Featured ELA Hub Courses

Looking for free, online professional learning? Need more renewal units?  Take a look at the Teacher Learning Hub for a variety of literacy courses (and courses in all content areas as well).

Check out these favorite courses on writing instruction:

  • Write From the Start, K-2 Writing Strategies
  • Writing to Learn, 3-5 Writing Strategies
  • Writing Across the Content Areas, 5-12 Writing Strategies