Today's workplace calls for employees who can communicate clearly by articulating their thoughts and ideas both verbally and nonverbally, who can effectively listen, and who can communicate for many different purposes using many different modes. Communication is also a key factor in being able to collaborate successfully.
5th Grade Next Gen
Common Core State Standards Used
Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.
Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably
Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions and carry out assigned roles.
Pose and respond to specific questions by making comments that contribute to the discussion and elaborate on the remarks of others.
Review the key ideas expressed and draw conclusions in light of information and knowledge gained from the discussions.
Report on a topic or text or present an opinion, sequencing ideas logically and using appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details to support main ideas or themes; speak clearly at an understandable pace.