READING/LANGUAGE ARTS

01 Read unfamiliar words.

 

02 Read grade-level materials fluently.

 

03 Use a variety of strategies to develop vocabulary.

 

04 Read and comprehend fiction to demonstrate understanding.

 

05 Read and comprehend nonfiction to demonstrate understanding.

 

06 Summarize fiction and nonfiction selections in writing.

 

07 Use resources to locate appropriate information.

 

08 Self-select and independently read fiction, nonfiction, and poetry.

 

09 Apply the rules of grammar, usage, punctuation, paragraphing, and spelling in various forms of writing.

 

10 Use the writing process (pre-write, write, revise/edit, rewrite, publish) to communicate.

 

11 Write legibly using standard cursive letter formations.

 

12 Present information orally demonstrating consideration of audience and purpose.

 

13 Gain information and complete tasks through listening.

 

14 Identify significant contributions minorities have made to the community.