A student expectation is directly related to the knowledge and skills statement, is more specific about how students demonstrate their learning, and always begins with a verb. Student expectations are further broken down into their component parts, often referred to as “breakouts.”
Read the article to learn more about the eye and the function of blinking.
In the Blink of an Eye
Miniature Windshield Wipers
Quick as a Blink
Think Before You Blink
The section “Think Before You Blink” is organized in a way that shows —
how blinking is affected by the use of different electronic devices
The section does not explain how blinking is affected by electronic devices.
the various factors associated with blinking rates
Each paragraph in the section describes a factor that affects blink rate.
the different benefits babies and adults get from blinking
The section does not describe the benefits babies and adults get from blinking.
which parts of the eye are responsible for blinking
The section does not explain which parts of the eye are responsible for blinking.
In this item, the student will recognize that the author organizes the information in this section by presenting several factors and explaining how each can affect a person's blink rate.