With modeling and support, develop comprehension skills by listening to a variety of appropriate increasingly complex literary texts (self-selected and assigned) representing diverse cultures, perspectives, ethnicities, and time periods (fiction and non-fiction) from a wide variety of genres (e.g., stories, poems, nursery rhymes, realistic fiction, fairy tales, fantasy, etc.).
- Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.
Actively engage in group reading activities with purpose and understanding.