LA: Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
LA: Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
LA: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
LA: Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations.
SS: Describe ways in which language, stories, folktales, music, and artistic creations serve as expressions of culture and influence behavior of people living in a particular culture.
SS: Describe how people create places that reflect ideas, personality, culture, and wants and needs as they design homes, playgrounds, classrooms, and the like.
SS: Explore factors that contribute to one's personal identity such as interests, capabilities, and perceptions.
VA: Intentionally take advantage of the qualities and characteristics of art media, techniques, and processes to enhance communication of their experiences and ideas.
VA: Select and use the qualities of structures and functions of art to improve communication of their ideas.
VA: Analyze contemporary and historic meanings in specific artworks through cultural and aesthetic inquiry.