Common Core Alignment:.

RI.4.1:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

RI.5.1:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

L.5.4a:

Language

Vocabulary acquisition and Use

Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.