Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.RL. READING STANDARDS - LITERATURE
4.RL.KID. Key Ideas and Details
R.KID.3. Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
4.RL.KID.3. Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in a text, such as a character’s thoughts, words, or actions.
4.RL.CS. Craft and Structure
R.CS.4. Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
4.RL.CS.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that refer to significant characters and situations found in literature and history.
4.RL.IKI. Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
R.IKI.9. Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches an author takes.
4.RL.IKI.9. Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes, topics, and patterns of events in stories from different cultures.