WA.1. Communication: The student uses listening and observation skills and strategies to gain understanding.
1.1. Uses listening and observation skills and strategies to focus attention and interpret information.
1.1.1. Applies a variety of listening strategies to accommodate the listening situation.
1.1.1.a. Uses listening strategies for: enjoyment listening, active listening (GLE 1.1.2), empathetic listening, and critical listening (GLE 1.2.1) appropriate to the situation (e.g., teacher instruction, one-on-one discussion with teacher or peer, small group communication with peers, class discussion, listening to an oral presentation, listening to/viewing mediated communication, group work, interviews).
WA.2. Communication: The student uses communication skills and strategies to interact/work effectively with others.
2.2. Uses interpersonal skills and strategies in a multicultural context to work collaboratively, solve problems, and perform tasks.
2.2.2. Applies skills and strategies to contribute responsibly in a group setting.
2.2.2.a. Contributes relevant ideas with support/evidence by clarifying, illustrating, or expanding (e.g., contributes topics related to ideas with support and talks in turn, with consideration for others in the conversation).