The Common Core in Maryland

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Skills available for Maryland pre-K language arts standards

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5.0 Students will control language by applying the conventions of standard English in speaking and writing.

  • A Grammar

    • 1 Use grammar concepts and skills that strengthen oral language

      • a Use complete sentences to respond to questions

  • B Usage

    • 1 Comprehend and apply standard English usage in oral language

      • a Use sentences with subject/verb agreement

      • b Use correct verb tense

  • C Mechanics