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Skills available for Alberta grade 1 English language arts curriculum

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2 Comprehend and respond personally and critically to oral, print and other media texts

3 Manage ideas and information

  • 3.1 Plan and Focus

    • Focus attention

      • explore and share own ideas on topics of discussion and study

      • connect information from oral, print and other media texts to topics of study

    • Determine information needs

      • ask and answer questions to satisfy information needs on a specific topic

    • Plan to gather information

      • follow spoken directions for gathering ideas and information

  • 3.2 Select and Process

    • Use a variety of sources

      • find information on a topic, using a variety of sources, such as picture books, concept books, people and field trips

    • Access information

    • Evaluate sources

      • match information to research needs

  • 3.3 Organize, Record and Evaluate

  • 3.4 Share and Review

    • Share ideas and information

      • share ideas and information from oral, print and other media texts with familiar audiences

      • answer questions directly related to texts

    • Review research process

      • talk about information gathering experiences by describing what was interesting, valuable or helpful

4 Enhance the clarity and artistry of communication