Common Core Alignment:.

RL.1.1:

Reading Literature

Key Ideas and Details

Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.

RL.1.3:

Reading Literature

Key Ideas and Details

Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.

RL.1.7:

Reading Literature

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

Use illustrations and details in a story to describe its characters, setting, or events.

W.1.8:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

With guidance and support from adults, recall information from experiences or gather information from provided sources to answer a question.

L.1.4a:

Language

Vocabulary Acquisition and Use

Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.