LA: Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
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: Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.
LA: Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., read a number of books on a single topic to produce a report; record science observations).
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: Use appropriate resources, data sources, and geographic tools to generate, manipulate, and interpret information.
SS: Describe how we depend workers with specialized jobs and the ways in which they contribute to the productions and exchange of goods and services.
VA: Use different media, techniques, and processes to communicate ideas, experiences, and stories.
VA: Use visual structures of art to communicate ideas.
VA: Select and use subject matter, symbols, and ideas to communicate meaning.