RI.K.2

With prompting and support, identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.

 


VOCABULARY
  • connections details gathering information
  • key events topic

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD what's this  
  • Some types of text are used to convey information.
  • When someone reads a piece of text it often generates questions.
  • Every piece of text contains a major topic of focus and details surrounding that topic.
  • Some details are more important than others.
  • Pieces of text include connections among people, events, and ideas.

QUESTIONS TO FOCUS INSTRUCTION what's this
  • How do you gather information about a story?
  • How do you determine the key events of a story?
  • How do you identify the main characters in a story?
  • What information tells you about the setting of a story?
  • What are the differences among the beginning, middle, and end of a story?


LEARNING PROGRESSION

Go to RI.1.2 to see the progression of related skills.