Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.7. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 5, Adopted 2017
5.9. Multiple genres: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts--genres. The student recognizes and analyzes genre-specific characteristics, structures, and purposes within and across increasingly complex traditional, contemporary, classical, and diverse texts. The student is expected to:
5.9.D. Recognize characteristics and structures of informational text, including:
5.9.D.iii. Organizational patterns such as logical order and order of importance.
5.10. Author's purpose and craft: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts. The student uses critical inquiry to analyze the authors' choices and how they influence and communicate meaning within a variety of texts. The student analyzes and applies author's craft purposefully in order to develop his or her own products and performances. The student is expected to:
5.10.B. Analyze how the use of text structure contributes to the author's purpose.