LA: Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.
LA: Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
LA: Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text.
LA: Read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, at the high end of the grade level text complexity band independently and proficiently.
VA: Identify and demonstrate diverse methods of artistic investigation to choose an approach for beginning a work of art.
VA: Demonstrate openness in trying new ideas, materials, methods, and approaches in making works of art and design.
VA: Reflect on whether personal artwork conveys the intended meaning and revise accordingly.
VA: Compare one's own interpretation of a work of art with the interpretation of others.