LA: Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.
LA: Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.
LA: Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).
LA: Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 4 topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
VA: Students will investigate, plan and work through materials and ideas to make works of art and design.
VA: Students will initiate making works of art and design by experimenting, imagining and identifying content.