Academic Standard: Category

Craft and Structure
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Category
Code: 
TSS.ELA.8.RI.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, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a
Analyze in detail the structure of a specific paragraph or section in a text, including the role of particular sentences in developing and refining a key
Determine an author's point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how the author acknowledges and responds to conflicting evidence or viewpoints.