Castle High School
Annual Speech Festival
Saturday, April 5 2014
Students in grades 1-6 who would like to participate in the categories of Poetry Reading, Choral Reading, and Storytelling. It's a great opportunity for students to practice their speaking and communication skills.
Any questions please contact Janice Ho or Marlene Deai
Common Core State Standards
Operations and Algebraic Thinking
Represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction.
Add and subtract within 20.
Work with equal groups of objects to gain foundations for multiplication.
Number and Operations in Base Ten
Understand place value.
Use place value understanding and properties of operations to add and subtract.
Measurement and Data
Measure and estimate lengths in standards units.
Relate addition and subtraction to length.
Work with time and money.
Represent and interpret data.
Reason with shapes and their attributes.
Governance, Power, Authority
Rights and Responsibilities
History of Families
Human and Physical Characteristics of a Community
Maps and Globes
Cultural Systems and Practices (Japan, China, Hawaii)
Individual and Government Roles
The Scientific Process
Develop Predictions, Simple Investigations, Describe Changes
Life and Environmental Sciences
Cycles in Nature (Water, Gas, Nutrient, Animal Life and Plant Life)
Tide Pools (Classification, Conservation, Interdependence)
Physical, Earth and Space Science
Identifies healthy behaviors and safe situations.
Identifies people who provide health support for others.
Identifies situations and conditions that can cause stress and how to make appropriate decisions.
Use effective and appropriate ways to communicate, express feelings, wants, and needs.
Identifies decision making skills and short term goals for personal health.
Identifies ways to encourage others to make healthy choices.
Understand and apply art materials, techniques, and processes in the creation of art work and to understand how the visual arts communicate ideas, experiences, and feelings.
Identify, understand, and apply the elements and principles of art, using the language of the visual arts.
Sing a variety of music, alone and with others.
Understand music from various styles and cultures, and its relationships with other arts.
English Language Arts
Reading: Text complexity and the growth of comprehension.
Writing: Text types, responding to reading and research.
Speaking and Listening: Flexible communication and collaboration.
Language: Conventions, effective use, and vocabulary.
For more information on Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts go to http://standardstoolkit.k12.hi.us