Provides complete definitions of content words and offers examples and non-examples of the word.
Provides extensive explanations of content with numerous examples and non-examples; offers many associations to other related words; is able to compare and contrast content words through specific features of the word.
Demonstrates difficulty in comprehending text due to a lack of knowledge of content words.
Comprehends most of the text as a result of some knowledge of content words.
Comprehends the text as a result of knowledge of content words.
Comprehends the text and makes reference or connections to many of the content words in response to the reading.