PA.1. Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening
1.1. Reading Independently: Students apply a wide range of strategies.
1.1.7.A. Apply appropriate strategies to describe and interpret author's purpose, using grade level text.
1.2. Reading, Analyzing and Interpreting Text: Students read, understand, and respond to informational text.
1.2.7.A. Evaluate text organization and content to determine author's purpose, point of view, and effectiveness according to the author's position, accuracy, thoroughness, and use of logic.