Language Arts Common Core Connection:
- Provide logically ordered reasons that are supported by facts and details
- Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.
- Apply grade 5 Reading standards to literature (e.g., “Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or a drama, drawing on specific details in the text [e.g., how characters interact]”).
- Apply grade 5 Reading standards to informational texts (e.g., “Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point[s]”).