Virginia Standards of Learning
2.8. The student will read and demonstrate comprehension of nonfiction texts.
2.8.a. Preview the selection using text features including table of contents, headings, pictures, captions, and maps.
2.11. The student will edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling and Standard English.
2.11.g. Use knowledge of simple abbreviations.
2.12. The student will conduct research by using available resources to gather information and answer questions to complete a research product.
2.12.c. Identify pictures, texts, people, or media as sources of information.