Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards
AZ.5.RL. Reading Standards for Literature
Key Ideas and Details
5.RL.2. Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details of the text; include how characters in story or drama respond to challenges, how the speaker in a poem reflects upon a topic, and a summary of the text.
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
5.RL.10. By the end of the year, proficiently and independently read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, in a text complexity range determined by qualitative and quantitative measures appropriate to grade 5.
AZ.5.RF. Reading Standards: Foundational Skills
5.RF.4. Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.
5.RF.4.b. Read grade-level prose and poetry orally with accuracy, appropriate rate, and expression on successive readings.