Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.
- Anchor Standards
- Reading: Literature
- Reading: Informational Text
- Reading: Foundational Skills
- Speaking & Listening
- Standard 10: Range, Quality, & Complexity
Grades 6-12 Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, & Technical Subjects