Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Compare and contrast the themes, settings, and plots of stories written by the same author about the same or similar characters (e.g., in books from a series).
With prompting and support, compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in familiar stories.
Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.
Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.
Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story (e.g., Cinderella stories) by different authors or from different cultures.
Describe the overall structure of a story, including describing how the beginning introduces the story and the ending concludes the action.
Describe characters, settings, and major events in a story, using key details.
Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.
Describe in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., a character’s thoughts, words, or actions).
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.