WA.2. Reading: The student understands the meaning of what is read.
2.3. Expand comprehension by analyzing, interpreting, and synthesizing information and ideas in literary and informational text.
2.3.1. Understand and analyze the relationship between and among informational/expository text and literary/narrative text.
2.3.1.d. Recognize and explain cause and effect relationships in informational/expository and literary/narrative text, using evidence from the text.
2.3.1.e. Select, from multiple choices, a sentence that explains the cause of events or the effects of actions.