Elementary ELA

Local District Northeast

Jennifer Krauss

Elementary, ELA Coordinator

Local District Northeast



The following resources are provided to support teachers with the continuity of instruction during the temporary school closures.

LDNE Daily

Instructional updates

Check here for ELA/Literacy-specific information pertaining to remote learning and the continuity of instruction. Information will be updated daily by 5:00 PM.

Local District Northeast has compiled a list of instructional resources by content area in Schoology.

Group Access Code:


Benchmark Advance has created a series of Distance Learning Resources for Teachers.

Visit the McGrawHill Remote Learning Website for Wonders Resources.

Log in to Amplify Reading to access Early Literacy games. Information to set up access for students can be found HERE

95 Percent Group is excited to offer a variety of At-Home Instructional Resources

Newsela and LAUSD are working together to bring you resources to help ensure learning doesn't stop when schools close.

Edgenuity is here to support partners experiencing COVID-19/coronavirus school closures.

PBS SoCal and KCET, in partnership with LAUSD and in collaboration with California PBS stations, are offering broadcast programming and accompanying digital resources.

LAUSD's Division of Instruction has created a comprehensive list of FREE supplemental online learning resources.



2019-2020 Instructional Lead Cadre


WilIiam's Sufficiency

Growth in Enrollment

Did you grow in enrollment? Forget to order for a specific class? Please do the following:

  1. Fill out justification for late order Justification for Late Order
  2. Have your director sign off
  3. Fill out a remedy ticket via ILTSS. Remedy Ticket
  4. Click ON: Report ILTSS Destiny Issues
  5. Textbooks services will create a SAP to order your materials. This does not happen through the local district. Once you have a ticket in and you would like to follow up via phone, please call (213) 241-2734.

William's List

Approved List

Textbook Services

Need to create a remedy ticket for an issue with your books? Click HERE for remedy ticket.


1. Complete incoming transfer from Destiny

2. Complete textbook inventory

3. Complete "goods receipt" in SAP asap (If materials does not match invoice, call vendors.)

For support with Destiny passwords, schools can call the ILTSS help desk at 213-241-2734.


Make sure to Log-In with your LAUSD Account to access materials

Creating Groups for Progress Monitoring

As part of ELLP Academies, you may need to access the rosters of your colleagues. The ELLP designee can create groups so that you may log in, select academy groups and PM your students whenever needed.

Admin Access or New School

Login to the link above and fill out the request for access. Please notify your Principal that you are making this request. They will receive an authorization email to grant access.

If that doesn't work, please email Chris or Alison.

chris.mullins@lausd.net or alison.pickering@lausd.net


Having trouble logging into your MCLASS account? Use your LAUSD single sign in.

To access the platform to test your students, go to lausd.mclasshome.com/assessment.

To access the platform to view your data, go to lausd.mclasshome.com.

Need more support? Click on step by step flyer HERE.

Mclass Login Issues

Your MCLASS login is your LAUSD SSO. Try the options below and if it isn't successful, call Alison Pickering (213-241-2494) at the Division of Instruction.

1. Change LAUSD SSO password:


If that doesn’t work…

2. Clear your browser history:

On iPad: settings > general > safari > clear history/cookies

On Mac (Chrome browser): top left menu click “Chrome” > history > clear history

On PC: (Chrome) top right of window is box made of lines > settings > history > clear

Then go to lausd.mclasshome.com/assessment

Log in using your SSO password

How to Invalidate a Measure

Did you give the wrong assessment to your student? Do you need support on how to invalidate the data you just recorded? Click on the link for the step by step how to. If the link requires you to log in, go to mCLASS Home, click Support (upper right hand corner), mCLASS DIBELS Next Help Online, type invalidate assessment in search bar Link Here: http://bit.ly/Invalidate

How can I get more TRC boxes?

The district will not be sending additional TRC boxes. If you would like to order additional boxes, find the information on this TRC order flyer.


Benchmark Sound Spelling Cards for Homework Folders

Benchmark Advance Year at a Glance

Click HERE for 2019-2020.

Benchmark Alignment Documents:

NGSS Alignment Document

HSS Alignment Document

New Resources

NEW Benchmark vocabulary cards: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

NEW Benchmark High Frequency Word practice game: Grade K, Grade 1, Grade 2

What can students be working on independently and collaboratively on during small group instruction? Click HERE for a resource with some suggestions.


All Local District Northeast PDs can be found in Schoology, including all handouts needed. Click on join a group, and enter the access code below.




Wonders Suggested

Pacing Guide

Click HERE for K-6 Pacing Guides.

Wonders Visual Inventory

Click HERE

World of Wonders Visual Inventory

Click HERE


There is a complete tutorial available once you sign-in to CA Wonders.

If you go to the Resources Tab:

Scroll to Professionals Development

Scroll down to the Digital Help tab

Then choose Assessment and Data to get a number of step by step videos and/or printouts



Digital Library Tutorial

Tutorial video on how to navigate the SBAC digital library. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obrtyyKkm5g

Usability, Accessibility, and Accommodation Guidelines

Smarter Balanced created a document to support use of accommodations. Guidelines PDF

Universal Tools pages 6-8

Designated Support pages 9-15

Accommodations, pages 17-21

ELA Blueprint for the SBA

This document identifies the claims, content category, stimuli, items, and total items by claims.

Accommodations and Support Reference Guide

If you need more information as to how utilize the universal tools, how to turn on and off designated supports and accommodations, please click on the reference guide for details. REF- 6420

Interim Assessment Index

Click for the ICA and IAB breakdown by grade level, classroom activity, number of items, what requires hand scoring, and the item names and types.

Resources for Hand Scoring

If you are looking for anchor papers, or support with hand scoring, Wested has created some very helpful grade specific resources.

Click on the link above or go to understandingprofiency.wested.org.



Data Wall-HD.mp4
Progress Monitoring-HD.mp4
Small Group Instruction-HD.mp4