LA: Use knowledge of language and its conventions when writing, speaking, reading, or listening.
LA: Expand, combine, and reduce sentences for meaning, reader/listener interest, and style.
LA: Compare and contrast the varieties of English (e.g., dialects, registers) used in stories, dramas, or poems.
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: Brainstorm multiple approaches to a creative art or design problem.
VA: Collaboratively set goals and create artwork that is meaningful and has purpose to the makers.
VA: Formulate an artistic investigation of personally relevant content for creating art.
VA: Generate a collection of ideas reflecting current interests and concerns that could be investigated in art-making.
VA: Experiment and develop skills in multiple art-making techniques and approaches through practice.