Also includes Non Fiction Foundations
the student will be able to analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about the author's purpose in cultural, historical, and contemporary contexts and provide evidence from the text to support their understanding. Students are expected to identify the topic and locate the author's stated purposes in writing the text.
: Reading/Comprehension of Informational Text/Expository Text.: Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about expository text and provide evidence from text to support their understanding.
: identify the details or facts that support the main idea;
: use text features (e.g., bold print, captions, key words, italics) to locate information and make and verify predictions about contents of text.