WA.2. Reading: The student understands the meaning of what is read.
2.4. Think critically and analyze author's use of language, style, purpose, and perspective in informational and literary text.
2.4.2. Understand that there are purposes of writing.
2.4.2.a. Identify common types of informational/expository text and literary/narrative text and explain why they are read.
WA.3. Reading: The student reads different materials for a variety of purposes.
3.4. Read for literary/narrative experience in a variety of genres.
3.4.2. Understand traditional and contemporary literature written in a variety of genres.
3.4.2.a. Identify and explain the characteristics of a variety of genres.