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Skills available for Texas first-grade language arts standards

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1-5 Developing and sustaining foundational language skills

6 Comprehension skills

7 Response skills

8-9 Multiple genres

10 Author's purpose and craft

11-12 Composition

13 Inquiry and research

  • 13 Listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts. The student engages in both short-term and sustained recursive inquiry processes for a variety of purposes.

    • A generate questions for formal and informal inquiry with adult assistance;

    • B develop and follow a research plan with adult assistance;

    • C identify and gather relevant sources and information to answer the questions with adult assistance;

    • D demonstrate understanding of information gathered with adult assistance; and

    • E use an appropriate mode of delivery, whether written, oral, or multimodal, to present results.