RL.6.2 - Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
RL.6.3 - Describe how a particular story's or drama's plot unfolds in a series of episodes as well as how the characters respond or change as the plot moves toward a resolution.
W.6.2d - Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
W.6.3a - Engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically.
W.6.4 - Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (Grade-specific expectations for writing types are defined in W.6.1-3.)
W.6.9a - Apply grade 6 Reading standards to literature (e.g., "Compare and contrast texts in different forms or genres [e.g., stories and poems; historical novels and fantasy stories] in terms of their approaches to similar themes and topics").
NV 3.6.1 - Describe plot development in text focusing on exposition, rising action, and falling action.
NV 3.6.2 - Describe protagonist and antagonist in text.
NV 3.6.2 - Describe what a character's thoughts and/or actions reveal about him or her based on text.