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Academic Intervention Services (AIS)
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Welcome to AIS!
Students have been working hard at Salk MS. The following are skills, terms, and concepts that we work on in AIS that are aligned with the Sixth Grade Common Core State Standards and are found to be challenging for some.
Finding meaning in Context
Annotating and marking up the text
Identifying main/central idea
Study skills and test taking strategies
Improving Vocabulary and comprehension
Recalling Facts and Details
Comparing and Contrasting
Fact and Opinion
Determing Author's Purpose
Making Inferences and Drawing Conclusions
Point of View
Characteristics of a myth
Elements of plot
Conflicts (Internal and External)
Protagonist, Antagonist, Dynamic/static characters
Analyzing Poetry and its structure
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