Common Core Resources
NJ Department of Education Website
Common Core Standards
Model Curriculum
PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers)
PARCC Assessments and Test Specifications

New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards

New Jersey Common Core Appendix - Examples of Reading texts related to text complexity, quality and range along with sample performance tasks.
Next Generation Science Standards

The Bridge - Monthly Newsletter Update on Education in NJ from the NJDOE
Common Core Made Easy - Ebook by Lauren Davis
Common Core Resources from Hofstra University - includes text explemars
Common Core Shifts- Describes the six shifts in ELA/Literacy and Math. Breaks down each shift separately and indicates what the student, teacher, and principal does.

Common Curriculum - Free online resource for creating lesson plans and for creating class websites. Simple, easy to use and aligns lessons to Common Core Standards. Also, has ability to add files and website links to lesson plans. Additionally, has built-in blogging feature. See my sample, Ms. Moyer School Library

Learnzillion - free lesson plans

NCLE Report - Remodeling Literacy

Nonfiction and the Common Core - blog with ideas for nonfiction as well as nonfiction award lists.