• Essential Learning Outcomes




    • Demonstrate understanding of fiction and nonfiction text verbally and in writing.
    • Read and comprehend at level O.
    • Determine the meaning of grade level academic words using the context.
    • Identify and define key story elements including setting, characters, and plot.
    • Identify main idea of text.
    • Develop connection(s) from text-to-text.




    • Produce a 3 paragraph descriptive writing piece including an introductory, body and closing paragraph
    • Utilize a graphic organizer to pre-plan writing.
    • Write a sequenced narrative using descriptive details based on real or imaginary experience(s).