Students will be able to 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).
When reading literature, students need to be able to identify and describe the story elements in order to comprehend the text overall. The story elements include: character, setting, the plot (involving the different events including the climax), and the solution or resolution.
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