South Dakota Content Standards
SD.5.RL. Reading Standards for Literature
Craft and Structure
5.RL.4. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language and connotative meanings.
SD.5.L. Language Standards
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
5.L.5. Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and subtle differences in word meanings.
5.L.5.a. Interpret figurative language, including similes and metaphors, in context.