LA: Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
LA: Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
LA: Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
LA: Explain how specific aspects of a text’s illustrations contribute to what is conveyed by the words in a story (e.g., create mood, emphasize aspects of a character or setting).
LA: Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade level 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.