11th Grade ELA Targeted Standards [RI] Reading Information Strand Cluster: Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
ELA-11.RI.07 Integrate and evaluate multiple sources of information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words in order to address a question or solve a problem.
Student Learning Targets:
I can define various formats of information (e.g., visual, quantitative, text).
I can evaluate multiple sources in difference media or formats to find quality information in order to answer a question or solve a problem.
I can analyze each source of information checking for relevance and reliability.
I can answer or solve the question or problem, citing and synthesizing information from multiple sources.
Skills (Performance) Targets
I can formulate a driving question or problem that demands research.
I can select appropriate source material to use to answer a question or solve a problem.
I can develop organizational strategies (e.g., note taking, comparison charts, Venn Diagrams, thinking maps) to integrate multiple sources of information.
I can integrate and present information from multiple sources to address a question or solve a problem.
I can write a research paper, complete with cited and synthesized sources and a works cited page.
I can create a presentation that answers a question or solves a problem by synthesizing various credible sources.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas (often taught in connection with speaking and writing)
RI 11-12.7 Analyze and evaluate multiple sources of information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visuals, videos, tables, charts, and graphs), including written text.
RI 11-12.8 Delineate and evaluate a text’s argumentative reasoning and persuasive techniques, including emotional appeals and establishing credibility.
RI 11-12.9 Analyze how texts within and/or across time periods treat similar topics, addressing their themes, purposes, and rhetorical strategies.
In addition to expectations of proficiency, student provides consistent evidence of in-depth inferences and applications that go beyond what was taught and expected.
The student can
when addressing a question or solving a problem,
evaluate multiple sources in different media or formats
choose details that offer the best support.
integrate reliable information within writing and speaking.
assess the logic or rationale in key foundational documents.
delineate and evaluate the reasoning and persuasive techniques within a text
analyze how texts within and/or across time periods treat similar topics; consider theme, purpose and rhetoric.
There are no major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details and processes as the student:
evaluates, chooses, and integrates reliable information within writing and speaking.
identifies logic or rationale in various documents.
identifies reasoning and persuasive techniques.
determines themes, purposes, and rhetorical features.
recognizes or recalls specific terminology that relates to literature, such as: