Missouri Learning Standards
R.1. Develop and apply skills to the reading process.
Develop and demonstrate reading skills in response to text by:
2.R.1.A.d. Retelling a story’s beginning, middle, and end and determining their central message, lesson or moral
R.2. Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze and evaluate fiction, poetry and drama from a variety of cultures and times.
Read, infer, analyze, and draw conclusions to:
2.R.2.A.a. Describe the setting, problems, solutions, sequence of events (plot), and big idea or moral lesson
R.3. Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze and evaluate nonfiction (e.g., narrative, information/explanatory, opinion, persuasive, argumentative) from a variety of cultures and times.
R.3.C. Text Structures
Read, infer and draw conclusions to:
2.R.3.C.b. Describe the connection between events and retell the sequence of events