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Students engage in continued learning around this standard throughout the school year. Learning is assessed and reported each trimester.
The addendum is a document that is included with the report card for some students. It is used when a student is working on an off-grade level standard. For example, a 4th grade student who is working on a 3rd grade standard or a 6th grade student who is working on a 7th grade standard.
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Teachers shortened the wording of the actual standard for the ease of understanding. The skills being assessed are still aligned with the expectations of the original standard.
Actual Standard - 4.RL 1. Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Shortened Standard (on Report Card) - Explains texts explicitly with details from a text to draw inferences
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