Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.RI. READING STANDARDS – INFORMATIONAL TEXT
7.RI.KID. Key Ideas and Details
R.KID.1. Read closely to determine what a text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
7.RI.KID.1. Analyze what a text says explicitly and draw logical inferences; cite several pieces of textual evidence to support conclusions.
R.KID.2. Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
7.RI.KID.2. Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary.
R.KID.3. Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
7.RI.KID.3. Analyze the relationships and interactions among individuals, events, and/or ideas in a text.