Academic Standard: Grade
Common Core State Standards
English Language Arts & Literacy
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use…
Write informative/explanatory texts in which they introduce a topic, use facts and definitions to develop points, and provide a concluding statement…
Write narratives in which they recount a well-elaborated event or short sequence of events, include details to describe actions, thoughts, and…
(W.2.4 begins in grade 3)
With guidance and support from adults and peers, focus on a topic and strengthen writing as needed by revising and editing.
With guidance and support from adults, use a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers.
Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., read a number of books on a single topic to produce a report; record science observations).
Recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.
(W.2.9 begins in grade 4)
(W.2.10 begins in grade 3)