Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.5. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 3, Adopted 2017
3.9. Multiple genres: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts--genres. The student recognizes and analyzes genre-specific characteristics, structures, and purposes within and across increasingly complex traditional, contemporary, classical, and diverse texts. The student is expected to:
3.9.A. Demonstrate knowledge of distinguishing characteristics of well-known children's literature such as folktales, fables, fairy tales, legends, and myths.
3.9.B. Explain rhyme scheme, sound devices, and structural elements such as stanzas in a variety of poems.