Initial and Distal Precursors

These Math and ELA resources provide teachers with enhanced descriptions of the Initial and Distal precursors for the most frequently used Essential Elements.

By providing a clear connection between the IP or DP linkage level and the Target linkage level, teachers can better tailor classroom instruction for each student.  Additionally, links to instructional information for each Essential Element and familiar texts in ELA, make these handy classroom resources.

Initial and Distal Precursor Extended Descriptions for English Language Arts

Initial and Distal Precursor Extended Descriptions for Math