Academic Standard: Category

Comprehension and Collaboration
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Category
Code: 
TSS.ELA.8.SL.CC
Grade range: 
8
 
Elements within this Category
 
Standard
Prepare for collaborative discussions on 8th grade level topics and texts; engage effectively with varied partners, building on others' ideas and
Analyze the purpose of information presented in diverse media formats; evaluate the motives, such as social, commercial, and political, behind its presentation.
Delineate a speaker's argument and specific claims, evaluating the soundness of the reasoning and relevance and sufficiency of the evidence; identify