English Language Arts Grade 3 Unit 1
Summary Statement: A study of fiction, focusing on characters and distinguishing the reader’s point of view from that of the narrator or characters.
RL.3.1 Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
RL.3.3 Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.
RL.3.6 Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.
Content specific vocabulary for this unit will include: demonstrate, describe, determine, distinguish, explain, literal, narrator, nonliteral, recount, sequence