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.1.4:

Reading Literature

Craft and Structure

Identify words and phrases in stories or poems that suggest feelings or appeal to the senses.

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.1.1:

Language

Conventions of Standard English

Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

L.1.4a:

Language

Vocabulary Acquisition and Use

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