PA.1. Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening
1.1. Reading Independently: Students apply a wide range of strategies.
1.1.7.D. Demonstrate comprehension/ understanding before reading, during reading, and after reading on grade level texts through strategies such as comparing and contrasting texts, identifying context, and interpreting positions and arguments, distinguishing fact from opinion, and citing evidence from the text to support conclusions.
1.2. Reading, Analyzing and Interpreting Text: Students read, understand, and respond to informational text.
1.2.7.D. Draw inferences and conclusions based on a variety of information sources citing evidence from multiple texts to support responses.