Reading Skills
apply phonics skills, identify and explain word relationships to determine the meanings of words, use context to determine the meaning of words, draw conclusions and make inferences, use structural features to identify poetry as a literary form, identify and explain the meaning of words, lines, and stanzas, state and support main idea and messages, identify and explain the elements of a story, summarize, and identify and analyze the characters

Language Skills
types of sentences, writing paragraphs and sentences, subjects and predicates, nouns, common and proper nouns, singular and plural nouns