RI 2.8 Identify the reasons an author gives to support ideas in a text. Pick up a copy of the Scholastic News magazine “Animal Slime.” Read and annotate the magazine using a pencil and highlighter. Answer the questions on page 4. Tap and listen to the text, vocabulary, and watch the videos. the template and use the tool to type your answers. Use complete sentences, check the text for spelling, and end the sentence with a period.