Grade 5 Quiz Applying Reading Standards to Informational Texts – W.5.9.B

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.5.9.B focuses on the application of 5th-grade reading standards to informational texts. The emphasis is on understanding how authors present reasons and evidence to substantiate their points. Students are expected to be adept at pinpointing the specific reasons and evidence the author uses and recognizing how they correlate to the specific points being made in the text.