Minnesota Common Core Standards
MN.8.4. Reading Benchmarks: Literature 6-12
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
126.96.36.199. By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature and other texts including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently and independently with appropriate scaffolding for texts at the high end of the range.
188.8.131.52.a. Self-select texts for personal enjoyment, interest and academic tasks.
184.108.40.206.b. Read widely to understand multiple perspectives and pluralistic viewpoints.