LA: Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
LA: Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
LA: Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
SCI: Construct drawings or diagrams as representations of events or systems.
SS: Explore factors that contribute to one's personal identity such as interests, capabilities, and perceptions.
VA: Select media, techniques, and processes; analyze what makes them effective or not effective in communicating ideas; reflect upon the effectiveness of choices.
VA: Describe and place a variety of art objects in historical and cultural contexts.