LA: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that allude to significant characters found in mythology.
LA: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
LA: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
LA: Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).
LA: Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.
VA: Combine ideas to generate an innovative idea for art-making.
VA: Collaboratively set goals and create artwork that is meaningful and has purpose to the makers.
VA: Demonstrate openness in trying new ideas, materials, methods, and approaches in making works of art and design.