Colorado Common Core Standards
CO.7.1. Oral Expression and Listening
7.1.2. Small and large group discussions rely on active listening and the effective contributions of all participants. Students can:
7.1.2.b. Analyze the main ideas and supporting details presented in diverse media and formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) and explain how the ideas clarify a topic, text, or issue under study. (CCSS: SL.7.2)
CO.7.4. Research and Reasoning
7.4.3. Reasoned material is evaluated for its quality using both its logic and its use of a medium. Students can:
7.4.3.b. Obtain useful information from standard news stories.
7.4.3.d. Consider alternative perspectives of media presentations.