New Mexico Standards
NM.I: Reading and Listening for Comprehension. Students will apply strategies and skills to comprehend information that is read, heard, and viewed.
I-D: Demonstrate competence in the skills and strategies of the reading process
I-D:3. Recognize when information presented in a text is new knowledge and describe how it can be used.
I-D:6. Independently apply the reading process and strategies to a variety of literary and informational texts and use the defining features and structures of those works to understand main elements, perspective, and style.
NM.III: Literature and Media. Students will use literature and media to develop an understanding of people, societies, and the self.
III-A: Use language, literature, and media to understand various social and cultural perspectives
III-A:2. Use literature and media to reflect on learning experiences by:
III-A:2.a. evaluating personal perspectives and how they are influenced by society, cultural differences, and historical issues;
III-A:2.b. appraising learning as change in perspective; and
III-A:2.c. evaluating personal circumstances and background that shape interaction with literature and media.