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Reading: Literature

Determining Theme

ELAGSE5RL2 Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text, including how characters in a story or drama respond to challenges or how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic; summarize the text.

Determining Theme

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Compare Characters, Settings, and Events

Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).

Compare Characters, Settings, and Events

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Word Meaning in Texts

ELAGSE5RL4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.

Word Meaning in Texts

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Drawing Inferences in Literature

ELAGSE5RL1 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text

Drawing Inferences in Literature

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Stories

ELAGSE5RL5 Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.

Stories

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Narrator's Point of View

ELAGSE5RL6 Describe how a narrator’s or speaker’s point of view influences how events are described.

Narrator's Point of View

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Visual and Multimedia Elements

ELAGSE5RL7 Analyze how visual and multimedia elements contribute to the meaning, tone, or beauty of a text (e.g., graphic novel, multimedia presentation of fiction, folktale, myth, poem).

Visual and Multimedia Elements

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Poetry

ELAGSE5RL5 Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.

Poetry

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Drama

Explain how a series of chapters, scenes, or stanzas fits together to provide the overall structure of a particular story, drama, or poem.

Drama

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Compare and Contrast Stories

Compare and contrast stories in the same genre (e.g., mysteries and adventure stories) on their approaches to similar themes and topics.

Compare and Contrast Stories

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Reading: Informational Text

Explaining Relationships

ELAGSE5RI3 Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text based on specific information in the text.

Explaining Relationships

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Compare Texts (Informational)

Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.

Compare Texts (Informational)

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Text Structure

ELAGSE5RI5 Compare and contrast the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in two or more texts.

Text Structure

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Point of View

ELAGSE5RI6 Analyze multiple accounts of the same event or topic, noting important similarities and differences in the point of view they represent.

Point of View

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Word Meanings

ELAGSE5RI4 Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.

Word Meanings

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Locating Information

ELAGSE5RI7 Draw on information from multiple print or digital sources, demonstrating the ability to locate an answer to a question quickly or to solve a problem efficiently.

Locating Information

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Author's Reasons and Evidence

ELAGSE5RI8 Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).

Author's Reasons and Evidence

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Drawing Inferences in Informational Text

ELAGSE5RI1 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Drawing Inferences in Informational Text

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Main Idea and Key Details

ELAGSE5RI2 Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details; summarize the text.

Main Idea and Key Details

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Language

Reference Materials

Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.

Reference Materials

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Words in Context

Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Words in Context

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Roots and Affixes

Use common, grade-appropriate Greek and Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., photograph, photosynthesis).

Roots and Affixes

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