West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
Key Ideas and Details
ELA.6.1. Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the literary text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
ELA.6.4. Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the informational text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Craft and Structure
ELA.6.10. Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in an informational text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
ELA.6.15. Integrate information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually and/or quantitatively) and in words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.
Range of Reading and Text Complexity
ELA.6.18. By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, in the grades 6–8 text complexity range proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
Research to Build and Present Knowledge
ELA.6.26. Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and refocusing the inquiry when appropriate.
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
ELA.6.41. Acquire and accurately use grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.