Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.RI. READING STANDARDS – INFORMATIONAL TEXT
5.RI.KID. Key Ideas and Details
R.KID.2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
5.RI.KID.2. Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
R.KID.3. Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
5.RI.KID.3. Explain the relationships and interactions among two or more individuals, events, and/or ideas in a text.
5.RI.IKI. Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
R.IKI.8. Delineate and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, including the validity of the reasoning as well as the relevance and sufficiency of the evidence.
5.RI.IKI.8. Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which points.
TN.W. WRITING STANDARDS
5.W.RBPK. Research to Build and Present Knowledge
W.RBPK.9. Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
5.W.RBPK.9. Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research, applying grade 5 standards for reading.