Recursive Language Arts Standards

Recursive standards are spiraled into instruction throughout the school year. These reoccurring standards are used to support the priority standards throughout our school year. 

English Language Development
ELD.K12.ELL.LA.1 English language learners communicate information, ideas and concepts necessary for academic success in the content area of Language Arts.
ELD.K12.ELL.SI.1 English language learners communicate for social and instructional purposes within the school setting.
LAFS.5.RL.1.1 (DOK 2) Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
LAFS.5.RL.2.4 (DOK 2) Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
LAFS.5.RL.4.10 (DOK 2) By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 4-5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
LAFS.5.RI.1.1 (DOK 2) Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
LAFS.5.RI.2.4 (DOK 2) Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.
LAFS.5.RI.3.7 (DOK 2) Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.
LAFS.5.RI.4.10 (DOK 2) By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts at the high end of the grades 4–5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
Reading Foundational Skills
LAFS.5.RF.3.3 (DOK 1) Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.
a. Use combined knowledge of all letter-sound correspondences, syllabication patterns, and morphology (e.g., roots and affixes) to read accurately unfamiliar multisyllabic words in context and out of context.
LAFS.5.RF.4.4 (DOK 2) Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
a. Read on-level text with purpose and understanding.
b. Read on-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression on successive readings.
c. Use context to confirm or self-correct word recognition and understanding, rereading as necessary.
LAFS.5.W.2.4 (DOK 3) Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (Grade-specific expectations for writing types are defined in standards 1–3).
LAFS.5.W.2.5 (DOK 3) With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach. (Editing for conventions should demonstrate command of Language standards 1–3 up to and including grade 5)
LAFS.5.W.2.6 (DOK 2) With some guidance and support from adults, use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing as well as to interact and collaborate with others; demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills to type a minimum of two pages in a single sitting.
LAFS.5.W.3.9 (DOK 3) Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
a. Apply grade 5 Reading standards to literature (e.g., “Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or a drama, drawing on specific details in the text [e.g., how characters interact]”).
b. Apply grade 5 Reading standards to informational texts (e.g., “Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point[s]”).
LAFS.5.W.4.10 (DOK 3) Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
LAFS.5.L.1.1 (DOK 2) Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
a. Demonstrate fluent and legible cursive writing skills
LAFS.5.L.1.2 (DOK 1) Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
e. Spell grade-appropriate words correctly, consulting references as needed
LAFS.5.L.3.4 (DOK 2) Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
a. Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
b. Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).
c. Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.
LAFS.5.L.3.6 (DOK 1) Acquire and use accurately general academic and domain-specific words and phrases as found in grade level appropriate texts, including those that signal contrast, addition, and other logical relationships (e.g., however, although, nevertheless, similarly, moreover, in addition).
Speaking and Listening
LAFS.5.SL.1.1 (DOK 3) Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 5 topics and texts, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
a. Come to discussions prepared, having read or studied required material; explicitly draw on that preparation and other information known about the topic to explore ideas under discussion.
b. Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions and carry out assigned roles.
c. Pose and respond to specific questions by making comments that contribute to the discussion and elaborate on the remarks of others.
d. Review the key ideas expressed and draw conclusions in light of information and knowledge gained from the discussions.
LAFS.5.SL.1.2 (DOK 2) Summarize a written text read aloud or information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
LAFS.5.SL.2.6 (DOK 2) Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, using formal English when appropriate to task and situation. (See grade 5 Language standards 1 and 3)

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