CAASPP "Need to Know" Vocabulary Words
Explain how each part functions or fits into the whole.
Give a point of view! Take a stand and defend one side of an issue. Give facts, statistics, beliefs, opinions, and your personal view
Provides common characteristics, identifying how things are alike or similar.
Provide the characteristics that are not alike.
Retell the most important facts.
provide a step-by-step procedure to show how to do something.
Present a clear picture of a person, place, thing or idea.
Tell me more. Give clear details about the topic.
Write your understanding of the passage in your own words.
Use your background knowledge, and the clues in the story to help you make an educated guess.