New Jersey Common Core Standards
NJ.CC.2.RL. Reading Standards for Literature
Key Ideas and Details
2.RL.2. Recount stories, including fables and folktales from diverse cultures, and determine their central message, lesson, or moral.
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
2.RL.10. By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories and poetry, in the grades 2-3 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.