Colorado Academic Standards (CAS)
CO.5.2. Reading for All Purposes
5.2.1. Literary texts are understood and interpreted using a range of strategies. Students can:
5.2.1.b. Use Key Ideas and Details to:
5.2.1.b.i. Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text. (CCSS: RL.5.1)
5.2.1.c. Use Craft and Structure to:
5.2.1.c.v. Locate information to support opinions, predictions, inferences, and identification of the author’s message or theme.
5.2.2. Ideas found in a variety of informational texts need to be compared and understood. Students can:
5.2.2.a. Use Key Ideas and Details to:
5.2.2.a.i. Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text. (CCSS: RI.5.1)
CO.5.4. Research and Reasoning
5.4.1. High-quality research requires information that is organized and presented with documentation. Students can:
5.4.1.a. Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic. (CCSS: W.5.7)
5.4.1.a.ii. Demonstrate comprehension of information with supporting logical and valid inferences.