Standard 1: Formulate relevant, self-generated questions based on interests and/or needs that can be investigated.
Standard 2: Transact with texts to formulate questions, propose explanations, and consider alternative views and multiple perspectives.
Standard 3: Construct knowledge, applying disciplinary concepts and tools, to build deeper understanding of the world through exploration, collaboration, and analysis.
Reading--Informational Text (RI)
Standard 5: Determine meaning and develop logical interpretations by making predictions, inferring, drawing conclusions, analyzing, synthesizing, providing evidence and investigating multiple interpretations.
Standard 7: Research events, topics, ideas, or concepts through multiple media, formats, and in visual, auditory, and kinesthetic modalities.
Standard 11: Analyze and critique how the author uses structures in print and multimedia texts to craft informational and argument writing.
Standard 1: Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
Standard 2: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
Standard 3: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective techniques, well-chosen details, and wellstructured event sequences.
Standard 1: Interact with others to explore ideas and concepts, communicate meaning, and develop logical interpretations through collaborative conversations; build upon the ideas of others to clearly express one’s own views while respecting diverse perspectives.