Describe the main character(s), setting, and important events in a story.
Clarification 1: In describing the main character, students can describe appearance, actions, feelings, and thoughts of the character. Students will explain what in the text their description is based on.
Clarification 2: For setting, students will discuss where the events of the story are happening. The time element of setting should only be addressed in texts where it is explicitly indicated.
Clarification 3: Descriptions can be oral, either in response to a question or through discussion.
Subject Area: English Language Arts (B.E.S.T. - Effective starting 2021-2022)
Date Adopted or Revised: 08/20
Status: State Board Approved