Reading Literature

The Reading Literature Standards ensure that students are exposed to a range of narrative reading.  A variety of tasks and texts are addressed in these standards.  Reading should be done at increasingly more challenging levels each year.

Please click on the image below to view the Reading Literature Map and access the videos that support instruction of these standards.


Click on the overview map below to see how the concepts in Reading Literature fit into the larger range of ELA Common Core concepts.


To skip the map, click on the standard below and directly view the coinciding video.

RL.K.1: Asking and Answering Questions in Literature

RL.K.2: Retelling Stories

RL.K.3: Major Events in a Story  

RL.K.3: Story Elements

RL.K.4: Ask and Answer Questions about Unknown Vocabulary

RL.K.5: Types of Text

RL.K.6: The Roles of the Author and Illustrator in Literature

RL.K.7: The Illustrations and the Text

RL.K.8 Not applicable to Reading Literature

RL.K.9: Comparing and Contrasting Characters

RL.K.10: Text Complexity Part 1   

RL.K.10:  Text Complexity Part 2

 Rl.K.10: Text Complexity at the Kindergarten Level