Missouri Learning Standards
R.1. Develop and apply skills to the reading process.
Develop and demonstrate reading skills in response to text by:
3.R.1.A.c. Summarizing a story’s beginning, middle, and determining their central message, lesson or moral
R.2. Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze and evaluate fiction, poetry and drama from a variety of cultures and times.
Read, infer, analyze, and draw conclusions to:
3.R.2.A.a. Summarize and sequence the events/plot and explain how past events impact future events