Oklahoma Academic Standards
OK.5.3. Critical Reading and Writing - Students will apply critical thinking skills to reading and writing.
5.3.R. Reading - Students will comprehend, interpret, evaluate, and respond to a variety of complex texts of all literary and informational genres from a variety of historical, cultural, ethnic, and global perspectives.
5.3.R.1. Students will determine an author’s stated or implied purpose and draw conclusions to evaluate how well the author’s purpose was achieved.
5.3.R.6. Students will distinguish the structures of texts (e.g., description, compare/contrast, sequential, problem/solution, cause/effect) and content by making inferences about texts and use textual evidence to support understanding.