• ELA

    English, Language Arts, and Reading

    • Ask and Answer Questions about Text
      • ELAGSE1RL1: Ask and answer questions about key details in a text
    • Story Elements: Characters, Settings, Major Events, Key Details
      • ELAGSE1RL2: Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate an understanding of their central message or lesson.
      • ELAGSE1RL3: Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
      • ELAGSE1RL4: Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.

      • ELAGSE1RL5: Explain the major differences between texts that tell stories and texts that give information.
      • ELAGSE1RL6: Identify who is telling the story at various points in a text.
      • ELAGSE1RL7: Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
      • ELAGSE1RI2: Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
      • ELAGSE1RI4: Ask and answer questions to help determine or clarify the meaning of words and phrases in a text.

      • ELAGSE1RI5: Know and use various text features (e.g., headings, tables of content, glossaries, electronic menus, icons) to locate key facts or information in a text.

         

    • Writing: Opinion, Informative, and Narrative Writings
      • ELAGSE1W1: Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or the name of the book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply a reason for the opinion and provide some sense of closure.
      • ELAGSE1W2: Write informative/ explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.

      • ELAGSE1W3: Write narratives in which they recount two or more appropriately sequenced events, include some details regarding what happened, use temporal words to signal event order, and provide some sense of closure.
    • Compare and Contrast
      • ELAGSE1RL9: Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
      • ELAGSE1RI3: Describe the connection between two individuals, events, ideas, or pieces of information in a text.

      • ELAGSE1RI9: Identify basic similarities in and differences between two texts on the same topic (e.g., in illustrations, descriptions, or procedures).

    • Punctuation, Capitalization, Sentence Structure, Syllables, Sounds, Phonics
      • ELAGSE1RF2: Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
      • ELAGSE1RF3: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.