Use grade-level academic vocabulary appropriately in speaking and writing.
Clarification 1: Grade-level academic vocabulary consists of words that are likely to appear across subject areas for the current grade level and beyond, vital to comprehension, critical for academic discussions and writing, and usually require explicit instruction.
Subject Area: English Language Arts (B.E.S.T. - Effective starting 2021-2022)
Date Adopted or Revised: 08/20
Status: State Board Approved