Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Sort common objects into categories (for example: shapes, foods) to gain a sense of the concepts the categories represent.
Describe familiar people, places, things, and events and, with prompting and support, provide additional detail.
Use new vocabulary that is directly taught through reading, speaking, and listening.
Add drawings or other visual displays to descriptions as desired to provide additional detail.
Demonstrate understanding of frequently occurring verbs and adjectives by relating them to their opposites (antonyms).
Identify real-life connections between words and their use (for example: note places at school that are colorful).
Speak audibly and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas clearly.
Relate new vocabulary to prior knowledge.
Deliver effective oral presentations for varied audiences and varied purposes.