Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks
AR.RL.4. Grade 4 Reading Standards for Literature
Key Ideas and Details
RL.4.2. Examine a grade-appropriate literary text: Provide a summary. Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text.
Craft and Structure
RL.4.5. Compare and contrast the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, meter), drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, stage directions), and prose.
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
RL.4.10. By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, in the Grades 4-5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
AR.RF.4. Grade 4 Reading Standards for Foundational Skills
RF.4.4. Read grade-level text with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
RF.4.4.B. Read grade-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression on successive readings.