Informational Texts strand only has grade levels 1 and 2

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The strand "Informational Texts" under the reading instructional area "Informational Text" only contains skills for grade levels 1 and 2.

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The informational texts strand only contains skills at the grade levels 1 and 2 by design. The five reading strands in MAP Skills are Creative Fiction, Realistic Fiction, Nonfiction/Literary Nonfiction, History/Humanities text, and Scientific/Technical Texts. However, in grades 1 and 2, the three nonfiction genres are not differentiated, therefore all nonfiction is measured by Informational Text. In 3rd grade and up, the nonfiction genres are split into Nonfiction/Literary Nonfiction, History/Humanities Text, and Scientific/Technical Texts.

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