Reading Standard for Literature 2 - "Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text."
Reading Standard for Informational Text 6 - "Determine the author's point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how an author uses rhetoric to advance that point of view or purpose."
Speaking and Listening Standard 1 - "Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions with diverse partners on grades building on each other's ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively."
Language Standard 1 - "Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking."
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