What you will learn: While reading, understand the message, lesson, or moral and explain it using the key details in the text. Read prose, poetry, myths, legends, folktales, social and technical texts, and more to understand cause and effect, and points of view. Decode words with most common prefixes and derivational or latin suffixes. Work with context clues to understand meaning of words.
Writing extends to informative/explanatory texts that examines and develop a topic with facts and details. Learn to write narratives with characters, dialogues, sequential events, and actions. In language, learn the function of nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. Use figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.