Reading

- Students will tell about the points of view of different characters. RL.2.6
- Students will use words and pictures to help me tell about the characters, setting and plot. RL.2.7
- Students will compare and contrast ways of telling the same story. RL.2.9

Students will Write Different Types of Writing

- Students will write to teach. W.2.2

- Students will revise and edit their writing. W.2.5
- Students will publish their writing. W.2.6

- Students will record what they find when reading. W.2.7
- Students will work with a partner to research. W.2.7
- Students will remember what they have been taught to answer a question. W.2.8
- Students will interview people to answer a question. W.2.8

Students will Understand and Talk About What They Hear

- Students will follow rules for discussions. SL.2.1
- Students will participate in conversations with others. SL.2.1
- Students will ask questions during discussions. SL.2.1
- Students will tell about the key ideas and details after they listen or read. SL.2.2
- Students will ask and answer a question about what a speaker says. SL.2.3

Students will Share What I Know

- Students will tell a story aloud. SL.2.4
- Students will record what I am reading out loud. SL.2.5
- Students will draw to share what they are reading or have done. SL.2.5

Students will Use What they Know About Language in Different Situations

- Students will write, speak, read and listen by using what they know. L.2.3
- Students will compare formal and informal uses of English. L.2.3

Students will Figure Out What Words Mean and Use Them in Different Situations

- Students wil use context clues to help them understand new words. L.2.4
- Students wil use prefixes to help learn new words. L.2.4
- Students wil use root words to help them learn new words. L.2.4
- Students wil use small words to help them learn compound words. L.2.4
- Students wil use dictionaries and glossaries to help them understand new words. L.2.4
- Students wil tell the difference between similar verbs. L.2.5
- Students wil use adjectives to describe nouns. L.2.6
- Students wil use adverbs to describe verbs. L.2.6

- Students will read with expression. RF.2.4
- Students will read accurately. RF.2.4
- Student will reread to understand what words mean. RF.2.4

Inference skills are important in understanding fairy tales and folk tales. **Reading Rockets offers these strategies for the instruction of inference skills.**