11-12.RL.1 Comprehend and Interpret Texts (Approaching Texts as a Reader)
11-12.RL.1.A Draw conclusions, infer and analyze by citing relevant and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including where the text leaves matters uncertain.
11-12.RL.1.C Interpret visual elements of a text and draw conclusions from them (when applicable).
11-12.RL.1.D Using appropriate text, determine two or more themes in a text, analyze their development throughout the text, and relate the themes to human nature and the world; provide an objective and concise summary of the text.
11-12.RL.2 Analyze Craft and Structure (Approaching Texts as a Writer)
11-12.RL.2.A Evaluate how an author's choices to structure specific parts of a text contribute to a text's overall meaning and its aesthetic impact.