Reading Informational Text

Reading Informational Text Skills taught and assessed:

Compare fiction and nonfiction

Text features

Main Idea and key details

Compare and contrast nonfiction

Context Clues

Describing the purpose of a text feature

Using text evidence to support a main idea

Using context clues and NF text features to determine the meaning of words

Author's purpose to Inform and Persuade

Cause and Effect/Timelines