Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards
MD.RL. Standards for Reading Literature (RL)
Key Ideas and Details
RL2.CCR. Anchor Standard: Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
6.RL2. Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
6.RL2.1. Use significant details of characterization and/or plot development, repeated words, ideas, and/or symbols as clues to theme.
6.RL2.2. Connect conclusions about character/s, plot, and/or symbols to determine theme.