English Language Arts (2021) Grade(s): 4


Analyze in depth a character, setting, or event in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text.

Unpacked Content


Students know:
  • Characters are any person, animal, or figure that affect the events of the story.
  • Setting is when and where a story takes place.
  • Events are situations that are described in the story.
  • A drama is a story with dialogue that can be read by different people.
  • Details in the text provide information about the characters, setting, and events.


Students are able to:
  • Use specific details from the text to explain attributes of the characters, setting, or event in a story or drama.


Students understand that:
  • They can explain details about characters, settings, and events in a story or drama by using evidence from the text.


  • Analyze
  • Character
  • Setting
  • Event
  • Story
  • Drama
  • Specific details