Mrs. Bigrigg's homeroom's language arts class with Miss Kopec (4B): 12:40-2:00
When reading I Can...
summarize a piece of literature. RL.4.2
use specific details in a story to help me describe a character, setting or event in the story. RL.4.3
draw inferences from a text and refer to details and examples in the text when explaining my inferences. RI.4.1
determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details. RI.4.2
summarize a piece of informational text. RI.4.2
explain events, ideas, or procedures from an informational text and use the text to support my explanation. RI.4.3
explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text. RI.4.8 (This will be a huge focus throughout the year.)
When writing I Can...
produce complete sentences. L.4.1f
correct inappropriate fragments and run-ons. L.4.1f
correctly use capitalization in all of my writing. L.4.2a
determine the meanings of unknown words by using what I know about common Greek and Latin prefixes, suffixes and roots. L.4.4b
demonstrate my understanding of words by relating them to their synonyms and antonyms. L.4.5c
clearly write to inform and to explain my ideas. W.4.2