Academic Standard: Category

Craft and Structure
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Category
Code: 
TSS.ELA.8.RL.CS
Grade range: 
8
 
Elements within this Category
 
Standard
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word
Compare and contrast the structure of two or more texts and analyze how the differing structure of each text contributes to its meaning and style.
Analyze how similarities and differences in the points of view of the audience and the characters create effects such as suspense, humor, or dramatic irony.