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.3.5.c – Demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meaning.

ELD.PII.3.3 – Using verbs and verb phrases. Use a variety of verb types (e.g., doing, saying, being/having, thinking/feeling) and verb tenses appropriate for the text...

ELD.PII.3.5 – Modifying to add details. Expand sentences with adverbials (e.g., adverbs, adverb phrases, prepositional phrases) to provide details...