Standard 2: Reading Informational Text

General Information
Number: ELA.12.R.2
Title: Reading Informational Text
Type: Standard
Subject: English Language Arts (B.E.S.T.)
Grade: 12
Strand: Reading

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Access Points

ELA.12.R.2.AP.1
Explain how the structure(s) and features make the text(s) more effective.
ELA.12.R.2.AP.2a
Analyze how an author develops the central idea(s).
ELA.12.R.2.AP.2b
Explain how the author makes the support more effective.
ELA.12.R.2.AP.3
Analyze an author’s choices in establishing and achieving purpose(s).
ELA.12.R.2.AP.4a
Compare the development of multiple arguments in related texts, evaluating the validity of the claims.
ELA.12.R.2.AP.4b
Compare the authors’ reasoning, use of the same information, and/or the authors’ rhetoric of multiple arguments in related texts.

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