Reading, Speaking, Viewing, Listening, Language



I can read and understand literature and other texts including stories, drama, and poetry, independently and proficiently.

I can read and understand information books about history, social studies, science and other areas.

I can self-select texts for personal enjoyment, interest, and academic tasks.

I can ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, by using the text to find the answer.

I can recount stories and identify central messages through key details in the text.

Foundational Skills

I can read accurately and fluently to understand what I am reading. 

Speaking, Viewing, Listening

I can engage in discussions and express my own opinions.

I can speak in complete sentences adding appropriate details.


I can demonstrate command of standard English grammar when I am writing and speaking.

I can use grade-appropriate academic words and phrases.