Grade 4 ELA: Reading Closely and Inferring the Mood

Grade 4 ELA Reading Closely and Inferring the Mood RL.4.3, RL.4.1

This Common Core ELA video features 4th grade students from JFK Magnet School in Port Chester, NY. This lesson focuses on standard RL.4.3: Describe a story’s character, setting or events using specific details from the text. This class has many English Language Learners and the teacher, Ms. Curti, effectively supports all of her students in reading and analyzing a challenging, grade level text.

Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.4.1 Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when...
RL.4.3 Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details...