Common Core Alignment:.

RI.2.1:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

RI.3.1:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

RI.3.2:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

RI.4.2:

Reading Informational

Key Ideas and Details

Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.