IN.2. Reading: Comprehension and Analysis of Nonfiction and Informational Text: Students read and understand grade-level-appropriate material.
2.2.1. Structural Features of Informational and Technical Materials: Use titles, tables of contents, and chapter headings to locate information in text.
IN.5. Writing: Applications (Different Types of Writing and Their Characteristics): At Grade 2 are introduced to letter writing. Students continue to write compositions that describe and explain familiar objects, events, and experiences.
2.5.8. Research Application: Write or deliver a research report that has been developed using a systematic research process (defines the topic, gathers information, determines credibility, reports findings) and that: uses a variety of resources (books, technology, pictures, charts, tables of contents, diagrams) and documents sources (titles and authors); organizes information by categorizing it into single categories (such as size or color) or includes information gained through observation.