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.
LA: Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, using formal English when appropriate to task and situation.
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.
VA: Generate and conceptualize artistic ideas and work.
VA: Brainstorm multiple approaches to a creative art or design problem.
VA: Identify and demonstrate diverse methods of artistic investigation to choose an approach for beginning a work of art.
VA: Compare one's own interpretation of a work of art with the interpretation of others.