Common Core Alignment:.

RI.2.7:

Reading Informational

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

Explain how specific images (e.g., a diagram showing how a machine works) contribute to and clarify a text.

RI.3.7:

Reading Informational

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).

RI.4.7:

Reading Informational

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively (e.g., in charts, graphs, diagrams, time lines, animations, or interactive elements on Web pages) and explain how the information contributes to an understanding of the text in which it appears.