Academic Standard: Category

Craft and Structure
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Category
Code: 
TSS.ELA.7.RI.CS
Grade range: 
7
 
Elements within this Category
 
Standard
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word
Analyze the structure an author uses to organize a text, including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of the ideas.
Determine an author's point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how an author distinguishes his or her position from that of others.