New York State’s Common Core Standards:
I can explain what a text says using specific details from the text. (RI.4.1)
I can make inferences using specific details from the text. (RI.4.1)
I can document what I learn about a topic by sorting evidence into categories. (W.4.8)
I can write an informative text. (W.4.2)
• I can sort specific details about a topic into categories.
• I can support my inference about a topic with text-based evidence.
• I can inform an audience about a colonial trade using details from the text