New Mexico Standards 4th Grade ELA Activities
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NM.I: Reading and listening for comprehension. Students will apply strategies and skills to comprehend information that is read, heard and viewed.
1-A: Listen to, read, react to and retell information:
1-A:2. Visualize and recall story details, including characterization and sequence.
1-A:3. Read a variety of texts, including: fiction (e.g., legends, novels, folklore, science fiction), non-fiction (e.g., auto-biographies, informational books, diaries, and journals), poetry, drama.
I-B: Locate and use a variety of resources to acquire information across the curriculum.
I-B:1. Use key words, indices, cross-references and letters on volumes to find information.
I-B:2. Use multiple representations of information (e.g., maps, charts, photos) to find information.
I-C: Demonstrate critical thinking skills to comprehend written, spoken, and visual information.
I-C:1. Respond to fiction, poetry, and drama using interpretive, critical and evaluative processes by:
I-C:1.b. examining reasons for characters' actions,
I-C:1.c. identifying and examining characters' motives, and
I-C:1.d. considering a situation or problems from different characters' perspectives.
I-C:3. Analyze characters, events and plots from different texts and cite supporting evidence.
I-C:5. Demonstrate deductive and inductive reasoning by drawing logical conclusions.
NM.II: Writing and speaking for expression. Students will communicate effectively through speaking and writing.
II-B: Apply grammatical and language conventions to communicate.
II-B:2. Combine short, related sentences with appositives, participial phrases, adjectives, adverbs and prepositional phrases.
II-B:3. Identify and use regular and irregular verbs, adverbs, prepositions and coordinating conjunctions in writing and speaking.
II-B:4. Use parentheses, commas in direct quotations and apostrophes in the possessive case of nouns and in contractions.
II-B:5. Use underlining, quotation marks or italics to identify titles of documents.
II-B:6. When appropriate, capitalize names of magazines, newspapers, works of art, musical compositions, organizations, proper nouns and the first word in quotations.
II-B:7. Spell correctly roots, inflections, affixes and syllable constructions.
II-B:8. Compose multiple paragraphs with:
II-B:8.b. specific, relevant details,
II-B:8.e. elaboration, and
II-B:8.f. concluding statement related to the topic.
II-C: Demonstrate competence in the skills and strategies of the writing process.
II-C:1. Produce a variety of written compositions using:
II-C:1.a. descriptive writing (e.g., using relevant details and ideas that figuratively recreate an event or experience),
II-C:1.b. narrative writing (e.g., using sequence, point of view and character to tell a story), and
II-C:1.c. expository writing (e.g., identifying and staying on the topic; developing the topic with simple facts, details, examples and explanations).
II-C:2. Use planning strategies that generate topics and organize ideas (e.g., brainstorming, mapping, webbing, reading, discussion).
II-C:3. Focus revision on sequence of events and ideas, transitional words and sentence patterns.
NM.III: Literature and Media. Students will use literature and media to develop an understanding of people, societies and the self.
III-A: Use language, literature and media to gain and demonstrate awareness of cultures around the world.
III-A:1. Examine the reasons for characters' actions.
III-A:2. Identify and examine characters' motives.
III-A:3. Consider a situation or problem from different characters' point of view.
III-A:4. Trace the exploits of character types across literature and media depicting various cultures.
III-B: Identify and use the types of literature according to their purpose and function.
III-B:1. Identify beginning, middle and end of a story.
III-B:2. Describe the contextual differences of various forms of literature.
III-B:3. Describe the reasons why an author would choose a particular genre.
III-B:4. Compose fiction, non fiction, poetry and drama, using self-selected or assigned topics and forms.
III-B:5. Respond to fiction, non-fiction, poetry and drama, using interpretive, critical and evaluative processes by:
III-B:5.b. examining reasons for characters' actions, and
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