Academic standards progression

Cornerstone:

Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
 

Reading - Literature

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With prompting and support, orally retell familiar stories, including key details.
 
Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.
 
Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
 
 
Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.
 
 
Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.
 
Determine a theme or central idea of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.
 
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary.
 
 
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary.
 
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including its relationship to the characters, setting, and plot; provide an objective summary.
 
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development; provide an objective or critical summary.
 
Determine multiple themes or central ideas of a text or texts and analyze their development; provide a critical summary.
 

Reading - Informational Texts

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With prompting and support, orally identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
 
 
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
 
Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within a text.
 
Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.
 
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize a text.
 
 
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
 
Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through details; provide an objective summary.
 
 
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary.
 
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including its relationship to supporting ideas; provide an objective summary.
 
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development; provide an objective or critical summary.
 
Determine multiple central ideas of a text or texts and analyze their development; provide a critical summary.