R2 Read and comprehend independently, A) both self-selected and teacher-directed texts, B) complex literary and informational texts, and C) from multiple sources representing perspectives identities like and unlike their own from dominant, non-dominant, and marginalized social groups.
22.214.171.124 Read independently and self-monitor understanding of grade-level text and independently annotate learning, independently applying strategies when meaning breaks down, including, but not limited to, making predictions, recalling purpose of reading, and activating prior knowledge to confirm understanding.
126.96.36.199 Select, read, and comprehend texts that address academic tasks, proficiently at grade 7 text complexity.
188.8.131.52 Locate, select, and read texts representing multiple perspectives and identities like and unlike their own, demonstrating skill in identifying perspective of text and searching for alternate perspectives on the subject of the text.
R3 Read independently, both self-selected and teacher-directed complex literary and informational texts, representing perspectives of historical and contemporary Dakota and Anishinaabe people.
184.108.40.206 Choose and read texts that address the purpose (e.g., personal interest, enjoyment, academic tasks), representing perspectives and identities of historical and contemporary Dakota and Anishinaabe people.
220.127.116.11 Analyze the informational text structure (including, but not limited to, compare/contrast, cause/effect, and problem/solution) used including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of ideas.
18.104.22.168 Interpret, integrate, evaluate and apply the ideas/ information conveyed through illustrations, graphics, and other audiovisual elements for accuracy, perspective, credibility and relevance of information.
R6 Analyze influences on content, meaning, and style of text including fact and fiction, time period, and author perspective and identity, including Dakota and Anishinaabe perspective, in complex literary and informational texts.
22.214.171.124 Analyze how an author, including Dakota and Anishinaabe authors, uses his, her, or their stated identity to establish credibility with the reader on an issue or topic.
126.96.36.199 Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal, including those in stories, poems, and historical novels of Minnesota American Indians, of a time, place, or character and a historical account of the same period as a means of understanding how authors of fiction use or alter history.
188.8.131.52 Analyze how two or more authors writing about the same topic including topics about Minnesota American Indians; shape their presentations of key information by emphasizing different evidence or advancing different interpretations of facts.