Vocabulary Acquisition and Use: Demonstrate understanding of word relationships and nuances in word meanings.
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use: Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
Key Ideas and Details: Read closely to determine what the 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.
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity: Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.
Key Ideas and Details: Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Key Ideas and Details: Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
Craft and Structure: Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text.