School Improvement in Maryland

Using the State Curriculum: Reading/ELA, Grade 3

Reading/ELA | Informational | Literary | Writing | Language | Listening | Speaking

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Standard 3.0 Comprehension of Literary Text

Indicator 3. Use elements of narrative texts to facilitate understanding

Objective c. Identify and describe the setting and the mood

Selected Response Item

Read this story titled "A Real Grandma." Then answer the question below.

How can a reader tell that Grandma probably lives near Beth?

  1. Beth seems to visit Grandma often.
  2. Grandma often visits Beth and her mom.
  3. The narrator says that Beth lives near Grandma.
  4. Grandma and Beth's mom talk to each other every day.
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Correct Answer:
A

Resources for Objective 3.A.3.c:
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