ELA-04 Targeted Standards(RI) Strand: Reading InformationCluster: Key Ideas and Details.
ELA-04.RI.02 Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details.
The student is able to state two main ideas of a text at the middle fluent reading stage and uses specific text evidence to support each main idea.
The student stages a main idea and explains how it is supported with specific evidence from a text at the beginning fluent reading stage.
The student states a main idea of a text, although the details provided may not directly support the main idea stated.
The student can identify a main idea of a text but does not use details or relies on his/her background knowledge of the topic.
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