One of the often expressed challenges associated with intentional development of student core competencies centers around how to plan for and track purposeful engagement of the competency areas.  The Core Competency Planning Grid provides one possible format for teachers or schools to track Core Competency engagement as they apply to unit planning (represented by the Big Ideas).  The Grid is configured with ALL subject Big Ideas for inclusive of the BC Ed Plan kindergarten through grade 9 and can be very easily filtered to display only the areas you require.

This is the full version of our document (You can also see this planning grid that we shared as a Grade 5 version for an example on the BC Curriculum website which can be found at

We would love to hear about how you use this resource and how it might be improved.