Minnesota Academic Standards
MN.5.1. Reading Benchmarks: Literature K-5
Craft and Structure
188.8.131.52. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
MN.5.10. Language Benchmarks K-5
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
184.108.40.206. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings to develop word consciousness.
220.127.116.11.a. Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.