Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Correlations

Comprehending Text Using Literal, Inferential & Applied Questioning Grade 3

Comprehending Text Using Literal, Inferential & Applied Questioning Grade 3

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Strand - Reading Standards: Literature, Grade 3

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RL.3.1: Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

Passage Pages
The Amazing Adventure 9 to 13
A DVD Dimension 14 to 18
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
Don’t You Dare Tell 49 to 53
The Marshes 54 to 58
Remote Control 59 to 63
The School Play 64 to 68
April Fool! 79 to 83
Jojo the Monkey 84 to 88
Diary of an Ant 99 to 103
Halvar’s House 104 to 108

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RL.3.3: Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.

Passage Pages
The Amazing Adventure 9 to 13
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
Don’t You Dare Tell 49 to 53
The Marshes 54 to 58
The School Play 64 to 68
April Fool! 79 to 83
Diary of an Ant 99 to 103
Halvar’s House 104 to 108

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RL.3.2: Recount stories, including fables, folktales, and myths from diverse cultures; determine the central message, lesson, or moral and explain how it is conveyed through key details in the text.

Passage Pages
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
Halvar’s House 104 to 108

Craft and Structure

ELA.RL.3.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, distinguishing literal from non-literal language.

Passage Pages
The Amazing Adventure 9 to 13
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
The Marshes 54 to 58
Remote Control 59 to 63
The School Play 64 to 68
April Fool! 79 to 83
Jojo the Monkey 84 to 88
Diary of an Ant 99 to 103

Craft and Structure

ELA.RL.3.6: Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.

Passage Pages
A DVD Dimension 14 to 18
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Don’t You Dare Tell 49 to 53
Remote Control 59 to 63
The School Play 64 to 68
April Fool! 79 to 83

Craft and Structure

ELA.RL.3.5: Refer to parts of stories, dramas, and poems when writing or speaking about a text, using terms such as chapter, scene, and stanza; describe how each successive part builds on earlier sections.

Passage Pages
The School Play 64 to 68
Jojo the Monkey 84 to 88

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RL.3.7: Explain how specific aspects of a text's illustrations contribute to what is conveyed by the words in a story (e.g., create mood, emphasize aspects of a character or setting).

Passage Pages
King Arthur 24 to 28
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
Remote Control 59 to 63
The School Play 64 to 68
Jojo the Monkey 84 to 88

Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity

ELA.RL.3.10: By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, at the high end of the grades 2-3 text complexity band independently and proficiently.

Passage Pages
The Amazing Adventure 9 to 13
A DVD Dimension 14 to 18
The Ant and the Dove 19 to 23
King Arthur 24 to 28
Gavin the Gentle Giant 29 to 33
Cirrus the Centaur’s Show 44 to 48
Don’t You Dare Tell 49 to 53
The Marshes 54 to 58
Remote Control 59 to 63
The School Play 64 to 68
April Fool! 79 to 83
Jojo the Monkey 84 to 88
Diary of an Ant 99 to 103
Halvar’s House 104 to 108

Strand - Reading Standards: Informational Text, Grade 3

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.3.2: Determine the main idea of a text; recount the key details and explain how they support the main idea.

Passage Pages
Beatrix Potter 34 to 38
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93
Dinosaur Find? 94 to 98

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.3.1: Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

Passage Pages
Beatrix Potter 34 to 38
Two Letters 39 to 43
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93
Dinosaur Find? 94 to 98

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.3.3: Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

Passage Pages
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93

Craft and Structure

ELA.RI.3.4: Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.

Passage Pages
Beatrix Potter 34 to 38
Two Letters 39 to 43
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93
Dinosaur Find? 94 to 98

Craft and Structure

ELA.RI.3.5: Use text features and search tools (e.g., key words, sidebars, hyperlinks) to locate information relevant to a given topic efficiently.

Passage Pages
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RI.3.7: Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).

Passage Pages
Beatrix Potter 34 to 38
Two Letters 39 to 43
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RI.3.8: Describe the logical connection between particular sentences and paragraphs in a text(e.g., comparison, cause/effect, first/second/third in a sequence).

Passage Pages
Two Letters 39 to 43
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RI.3.6: Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.

Passage Pages
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93

Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity

ELA.RI.3.10: By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, at the high end of the grades 2–3 text complexity band independently and proficiently.

Passage Pages
Beatrix Potter 34 to 38
Two Letters 39 to 43
From the Cow to You 69 to 73
How to Make Slime 74 to 78
Giant Butterfly 89 to 93
Dinosaur Find? 94 to 98

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