LA: Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.
LA: Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade level topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
LA: Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
SS: Describe ways in which language, stories, folktales, music, and artistic creations serve as expressions of culture and influence behavior of people living in a particular culture.
SS: Explore ways that language, art, music, belief systems, and other cultural elements may facilitate global understanding or lead to misunderstanding.
VA: Students will investigate, plan and work through materials and ideas to make works of art and design.
VA: Students will reflect on, share insights about, and refine works of art and design.
VA: Students experience, analyze and interpret art and other aspects of the visual world.