Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Demonstrate the behaviors of an effective student by completing and reflecting on assigned reading.
Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Take purposeful notes in preparation for discussion, using highlighting, outlines, journals, and other techniques as appropriate.
Identify the main ideas under discussion and apply higher order questions that yield a deeper analysis of those ideas.
Conduct focused research as necessary to prepare for discussions.
Access prior knowledge to extend the topic under discussion.