West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
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.
ELA.4.3. Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the literary text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).
ELA.4.5. Determine the main idea of an informational text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Research to Build and Present Knowledge
ELA.4.28. Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
ELA.4.28.1. Apply grade 4 Reading standards to literature (e.g., “describe in depth a character, setting or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text [e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions].”).