CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy and CA ELD Standards Working in Tandem

Main CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy in Action

Main CA ELD Standards in Action

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L.3.1.a – Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when Writing or speaking. Explain the function nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in general and their functions in particular sentences.

L.3.1.h – Use coordinating and subordinating conjunctions.

L.3.1.i– Produce simple, compound and complex sentences.

ELD.PII.3.1 – Understanding text structure. Apply understanding of how different text types are organized to express ideas...

ELD.PII.3.6 – Connecting ideas. Combine clauses in a wide variety of ways (e.g., creating compound and complex sentences) to make connections between and join ideas...