Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the cumulative impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone (e.g., how the language evokes a sense of time and place; how it sets a formal or informal tone).
- 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