3.4 3 Define how tone or meaning is conveyed in poetry through word choice, figurative
language, sentence structure, line length, punctuation, rhythm, repetition, and rhyme.
3.5 1 Identify the speaker and recognize the difference between first- and third-person narration
(e.g., autobiography compared with biography).
3.6 1 Identify and analyze features of themes conveyed through characters, actions, and images.
3.7 2 Explain the effects of common literary devices (e.g., symbolism, imagery, metaphor) in a
variety of fictional and nonfictional texts.
3.8 1 Critique the credibility of characterization and the degree to which a plot is contrived or
realistic (e.g., compare use of fact and fantasy in historical fiction).