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NCDPI  ELA SECTION  Parent Guide FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS  ELA Standards  Expectations Get an in-depth look of what skill...
02  Introduction to the NC Standard Course of Study  03  ELA Standards    Expectations for  Fourth Grade  16  Reading Stra...
Welcome  This guide provides an overview of what your child will learn by the end of fourth grade in English Language Arts...
The NC standards are divided into 4 strands      Reading o Foundational Skills  K-5  o Reading Literature o Reading Inform...
ELA Standards    Expectations for Fourth Grade This section focuses on the key skills your child will learn throughout fou...
Reading Foundational Skills Handwriting Students      create readable documents in cursive  Phonics and Word Recognition S...
Reading   Literature Key Ideas and Evidence Students      refer to details in the text when talking writing about the text...
Reading   Literature Integration of Ideas and Analysis Students      make connections between the text of a story or drama...
Reading   Informational Key Ideas and Evidence Students      refer to details in the text when talking writing about the t...
Reading   Informational Integration of Ideas and Analysis Students      interpret information that is presented visually, ...
Writing Text Types, Purposes, and Publishing Students      organize information and ideas based on a topic to plan and pre...
Writing Text Types, Purposes, and Publishing con t Students      write narrative pieces that  - develop real or imagined e...
Writing Research Students      conduct short research projects that explore different aspects of a topic     gather inform...
Speaking and Listening Collaboration and Communication Students      follow predetermined rules to discuss grade level tex...
Language Conventions of Standard English Students      demonstrate understanding of progressively more difficult standard ...
Language Vocabulary Acquisition and Use Students      determine the meaning of unknown and multiple meaning words in fourt...
Language Language Standards 1 and 2 include two continuums, one for grammar and one for conventions. The skills within eac...
Reading Strategies Reading outside of school provides the additional support and encouragement that allows students to cre...
Reading Strategies     Discuss any confusing parts, elements, or information in the book, chapter, or passage.     Start a...
Reading Strategies     Begin a family project of building vocabulary. Ask all family members to contribute to the project ...
Reading Strategies     Talk about current events together. Discuss with your child so he she understands what is happening...
Reading Strategies     Possible questions prompts to ask as or after your child reads  o Who was this about  o Why did the...
Reading Strategies     Possible questions prompts to ask as or after your child reads  o What genres do you like to read  ...
Writing Strategies Writing to express opinions, provide information, and or create a story goes far beyond letter formatio...
Writing Strategies     Encourage your child to draw and or write his her own version of a favorite story. Or, encourage yo...
Writing Strategies     Keep a family journal of trips, weekends, and special times spent together. Your child can both wri...
Resources for Learning Outside of School At home, you play an important role in your student   s academic success. You are...