Essential Question:
  • How does knowledge of domain-specific words allow a learner to access the content of the discipline?
  • How does the language use change depending on context and mode?

Enduring Understanding:
  • Effective communication requires command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
  • Knowledge of language is needed to understand how language functions in different context.
  • General academic and domain-specific words are essential for college and career readiness.