Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.LA 7.1. Reading: Students will learn and apply reading skills and strategies to comprehend text.
LA 7.1.4. Fluency: Students will read a variety of grade-level print/digital texts fluently with accuracy, appropriate pace, phrasing, and expression to support comprehension.
LA 7.1.4.a. Use reading strategies to persevere through text of increasing length and/or complexity.
LA 7.1.6. Comprehension: Students will construct meaning by applying prior knowledge, using text information, and monitoring comprehension while reading increasingly complex grade-level literary and informational text.
LA 7.1.6.k. Select text for a particular purpose (e.g., answer a question, solve problems, enjoy, form an opinion, understand a specific viewpoint, predict outcomes, discover models for own writing, accomplish a task), citing evidence to support analysis, reflection, or research.
LA 7.1.6.m. Self-monitor comprehension and independently apply appropriate strategies to understand text.