New Mexico Standards
NM.III: Literature and Media. Students will use literature and media to develop an understanding of people, societies and the self.
III-B: Identify and use the types of literature according to their purpose and function.
III-B:1. Read and create a variety of texts, including: fiction (short stories, novels, fantasies, fairy tales and fables), non-fiction (biographies, letters, articles, essays), poetry and drama (skits and plays).