LEVEL 2 - GRADES 4-6

Auditory Comprehension

Standard 6

    Student listens to and demonstrates comprehension of messages, dialogues, stories, communications, advertisements and simple verbal communication.

Descriptor

Student:

Performance Assessment:
 
    scales 
    checklists 
    rubrics 
    test (teacher-made, standardized) 
    role play 
    student/teacher conferences 
    anecdotal records 
    journals 
    portfolios 
    do and tell games
    games 
    charts 
    computer animation 
    recordings 
    learning cards 
    student activities book 
    picture dictionary 
    slide projector game 
    advertisements 
    cartoons, ads, and graphics
Level 2 - Grades 4-6

Oral Comprehension

Standard 7

    Student uses the acquired language to engage in oral exchange of ideas. Student interacts verbally in appropriate contexts using critical thinking skills such as relating. classifying and sequencing.

Descriptors

Student:

Performance  
  • retelling
  • role playing
  • dialogues
  • dramatizations
  • oral reports
 
  Assessment:
    scales 
    charts 
    student made recordings 
    role playing 
    videotaped games 
    anecdotal records 
    journals 
    study presentations
    checklists 
    computer animation 
    rubrics 
    oral descriptions 
    portfolios 
    studen/teacher conferences 
    case study 
    records
Level 2 - Grades 4-6

Reading Comprehension/Literary Appreciation

Standard 8

    Student reads to enjoy him/herself, obtain information, interact with concepts and ideas, and enrich his/her vision of the history and culture of people throughout the world.

Descriptors

Student:

 
    • title 
    • setting 
    • problem 
     
    • characters/characterization 
    • author 
    • resolution 
    • plot
  Performance  
  • identify and recall details 
  • paraphrase sentences, ideas 
  • recall events and their sequence 
  • state main idea 
  • infer cause and effect relationships 
  • draw conclusions 
  • identify the main idea 
  • distinguish graphic aids
  • infer character motivation
  • compare and contrast
  • classify
  • predict outcomes
  • summarize
  • identify connectors (and, or)
  Assessment:
 
    scales 
    checklist 
    rubrics 
    reading inventories 
    reading logs 
    student/teacher conferences 
    anecdotal records 
    journals 
    portfolios 
    individual recitation 
    integrated activities 
    spelling contests 
    book talks 
    book reading
dictionary lists 
reading contests (local) 
national reading contests 
reading inquiries 
tests (teacher-made, standardized) 
synonyms/antonyms 
peer assessment 
definitions 
guide words 
poetry reading 
graphic aides to find and compare information 
 
 
 
 
Level 2 - Grades 4-6

Written Communication

Standard 9

    Student writes to convey meaning, transmit messages, and express thoughts and feelings. Student writes creative stories. biographies, journal entries, demonstrating written communicative competency.

Descriptors

Student:

Performance Assessment:
 
    scales 
    rubrics 
    writing logs 
    writing progress checklist 
    tests (teacher-made, standardized) 
    quizzes 
    research problem/question 
    written charts 
    anecdotal records 
    photographs 
    picture books 
    films
    letters 
    biographies 
    anecdotes 
    picture captions 
    poems 
    cartoons 
    advertisements 
    student/teacher conferences 
    journals 
    picture dictionary 
    use of writing center 
    cartoons
construct a picture to illustrate a story portfolios

Level 2 - Grades 4-6

Cultural Awareness

Standard 10

    Student explores and responds to concepts related to the life and culture
of other countries.

Descriptors

Student:

Performance
  Assessment:
 
    anecdotal records 
    written charts 
    maps 
    journals
    poems 
    cartoons 
    research 
    films