West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
WV.4.ELF. Early Learning Foundations
ELA.4.I. Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
ELA.4.I.2. Read on-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression.
Key Ideas and Details
ELA.4.2. Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the literary text; summarize the text.
Craft and Structure
ELA.4.8. Explain major differences between poems, drama, and prose; refer to the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, and meter) and drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, and stage directions) when writing or speaking about a literary text.
Range of Reading and Text Complexity
ELA.4.18. By the end of the year read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, in the grades 4–5 text complexity range proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.