RI4.3 EXPLAINING EVENTS in a historical, scientific, or technical text
RI.4.3 Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
First, you have to be able to identify the three text types
The three main text types addressed in this standard are: historical, scientific and technical. Find this page in your Reading Info Notes Journal. Make the flip book and copy the information for each type of text under the right flap.