Grade 1 ELA: Text-Based Answers Non-Fiction RI 1.1
This English Language Arts Common Core video features first grade students from Milton Terrace North Elementary School located in Ballston Spa, NY. This lesson demonstrates Focus Standard RI 1.1: Ask and answer questions about key details in a text. The lesson also highlights ELA Common Core Instructional Shift 4 (Text-based answers). This teacher asked students to look at what the author wrote to help students respond to the questions and also reflects on this process, even as students are learning to read.