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BPS District English Standards Book

ELA Strands

[SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration
  • Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
  • Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
  • Evaluate a speaker’s point of view, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric.
Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas
  • Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
  • Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations.
  • Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and communicative tasks, demonstrating command of formal English when indicated or appropriate.

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Kindergarten

ELA-00.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

 

First Grade

ELA-01.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-01.SL.01 Participate in collaborative conversations
    • ELA-01.SL.02 Ask and answer questions about details in a text read aloud
    • ELA-01.SL.03 Ask and answer questions about what a speaker says for clarification

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

 

Second Grade

ELA-02.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-02.SL.01 Participate in conversations with peers/adults in small/larger groups
    • ELA-02.SL.02 Recount key ideas from text read aloud or information presented orally
    • ELA-02.SL.03 Ask and answer questions for clarification, comprehension, and more info

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-02.SL.04 Tell a story or recount an experience with appropriate facts and details
    • ELA-02.SL.05 Create audio recordings of stories or poems
    • ELA-02.SL.06 Produce complete sentences when appropriate

 

Third Grade

ELA-03.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-03.SL.01 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-03.SL.02 Determine main ideas and supporting details of text presented in diverse
    • ELA-03.SL.03 Ask and answer questions about information from a speaker

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-03.SL.04 Report on a topic, story, or experience speaking clearly at a good pace
    • ELA-03.SL.05 Create engaging audio recordings of stories or poems
    • ELA-03.SL.06 Speak in complete sentences

 

Fourth Grade

ELA-04.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-04.SL.01 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-04.SL.02 Paraphrase portions of a text read aloud or information from diverse med
    • ELA-04.SL.03 Identify the evidence a speaker provides to support points

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-04.SL.04 Tell a story, or an experience while speaking clearly at a good pace
    • ELA-04.SL.05 Add audio recordings and visual displays to presentations
    • ELA-04.SL.06 Differentiate contexts that call for formal English or informal discourse

 

Fifth Grade

ELA-05.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-05.SL.01 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-05.SL.02 Summarize information presented in diverse media
    • ELA-05.SL.03 Summarize points a speaker makes and how claims are supported by evidenc

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-05.SL.04 Report on a topic or present an opinion; speaking clearly at a good pace
    • ELA-05.SL.05 Include multimedia components in presentations when appropriate
    • ELA-05.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks

 

Sixth Grade

ELA-06.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-06.SL.01 Engage in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-06.SL.02 Interpret information presented in diverse media and formats
    • ELA-06.SL.03 Distinguish between a speaker's supported/not supported arguments

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-06.SL.04 Present claims and findings
    • ELA-06.SL.05 Include multimedia components in presentations to clarify information
    • ELA-06.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks

 

Seventh Grade

ELA-07.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-07.SL.01 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-07.SL.02 Analyze the ideas and supporting details presented in diverse media
    • ELA-07.SL.03 Delineate a speaker's argument and claims; evaluate evidence.

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-07.SL.04 Present claims and findings, emphasizing salient points coherently
    • ELA-07.SL.05 Include multimedia and visuals to clarify and emphasize salient points
    • ELA-07.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks

 

Eighth Grade

ELA-08.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-08.SL.01 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-08.SL.02 Analyze information presented in diverse media and evaluate possible mot
    • ELA-08.SL.03 Delineate a speaker's argument; evaluate evidence

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-08.SL.04 Present findings, emphasizing salient points, evidence, and details
    • ELA-08.SL.05 Integrate multimedia and visuals into presentations
    • ELA-08.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of tasks, using formal English when appropriate

 

Ninth Grade

ELA-09.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-09.SL.01 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discuss
    • ELA-09.SL.02 Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse media
    • ELA-09.SL.03 Evaluate a speaker's viewpoint, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhe

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-09.SL.04 Present information and supporting evidence clearly, concisely, and logi
    • ELA-09.SL.05 Make strategic use of digital media in presentations
    • ELA-09.SL.06 Adapt speech to contexts and tasks, demonstrating a command of English

 

Tenth Grade

ELA-10.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-10.SL.01 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-10.SL.02 Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse media
    • ELA-10.SL.03 Evaluate a speaker's viewpoint, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-10.SL.04 Present information and supporting evidence clearly, concisely, and logically
    • ELA-10.SL.05 Make strategic use of digital media in presentations
    • ELA-10.SL.06 Adapt speech to contexts and tasks, demonstrating a command of English

 

Eleventh Grade

ELA-11.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-11.SL.01 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-11.SL.02 Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse formats
    • ELA-11.SL.03 Evaluate a speaker's viewpoint, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-11.SL.04 Present information, findings, and supporting evidence
    • ELA-11.SL.05 Make strategic use of digital media in presentations
    • ELA-11.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of tasks, demonstrating command of English

 

Twelfth Grade

ELA-12.SL Strand: [SL] Speaking and Listening

Comprehension and Collaboration

    • ELA-12.SL.01 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions
    • ELA-12.SL.02 Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse formats
    • ELA-12.SL.03 Evaluate a speaker's viewpoint, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric

Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas

    • ELA-12.SL.04 Present information, findings, and supporting evidence
    • ELA-12.SL.05 Make strategic use of digital media in presentations
    • ELA-12.SL.06 Adapt speech to a variety of tasks, demonstrating command of English