TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

ENG 4.4

Support Standard
ELA & Reading – Elementary
Grade(s): 
4
Theme: 

Reading/Comprehension of Literary Text/Poetry.

Description: 

Students understand, make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of poetry and provide evidence from text to support their understanding. Students are expected to explain how the structural elements of poetry (e.g., rhyme, meter, stanzas, line breaks) relate to form (e.g., lyrical poetry, free verse).

Specific Skill: 

Identify the meaning of common prefixes (e.g., in-, dis-) and suffixes (e.g., -full, -less), and know how they change the meaning of roots;