New York State Learning Standards and Core Curriculum
NY.5R. 5th Grade Reading Standards (Literary and Informational Text)
Key Ideas and Details
5R1. Locate and refer to relevant details and evidence when explaining what a text says explicitly/implicitly and make logical inferences. (RI&RL)
5R2. Determine a theme or central idea and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize a text. (RI&RL)
NY.5W. 5th Grade Writing Standards
Text Types and Purposes
5W5. Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to respond and support analysis, reflection, and research by applying the Grade 5 Reading Standards.