Academic Standard: Grade

1st Grade
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Grade
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.1
Grade range: 
1
 
Elements within this Grade
 
Standard
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.
Explain major differences between books that tell stories and books that give information, drawing on a wide reading of a range of text types.
Identify who is telling the story at various points in a text.
Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.
(RL.1.8 not applicable to literature)
Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
With prompting and support, read prose and poetry of appropriate complexity for grade 1.