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Hi, I am a second grade teacher and RI.3 has me stumped. What is it asking? Could you give me a few examples?

Sep 11, 2013 8:01am

  • English Language Arts
  • Pre K-2
  • Common Core


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    • Sep 13, 2013 12:00pm

      In second grade, this standard is

      Describe the connection between a series of historical events , scientific ideas, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

      Here is an example of a question that was on one of our second grade reading tasks last week...

      8. What step of the Scientific Method was Galileo performing in paragraph 4? (RI.3)

      a. Ask a question.
      b. Make a hypothesis.
      c. Do the test.
      d. Collect data.

      Here, the student is making a connection between the scientific process (what they are learning in Science) and Galileo (a biography that they are reading in ELA)......