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.
LA: Participate in collaborative conversations with diverse partners about grade level topics and texts with peers and adults in small and larger groups.
LA: Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and refocusing the inquiry when appropriate.
LA: Produce clear and coherent writing in which the, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
SCI: Obtain and combine information to describe climates in different regions of the world.
SS: Use appropriate resources, data sources, and geographic tools to generate, manipulate, and interpret information.
VA: Intentionally take advantage of the qualities and characteristics of art media, techniques, and processes to enhance communication of experiences and ideas.
VA: Generalize about the effects of visual structures and functions and reflect upon these effects in artwork.
VA: Integrate visual, spatial, and temporal concepts with content to communicate intended meaning in artwork.