ELA Standards 1st Quarter Reading Literature I can write questions and answers to show that I understand what I read. I can describe the characters in a story. I can interpret how characters’ actions lead to the sequence of events in a story. I can determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text. I can describe structure of stories, dramas/plays, and poems. I can compare my own point of view is the same, or different, as that of the narrator or characters. Writing I can create a real or imaginary product. I can choose and develop a type of writing based on my assignment. I can plan my writing with the help of others. I can revise and edit my writing with the help of others.