Academic Standard

Write opinion pieces on topics or texts, supporting a point of view with reasons.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.3.W.TTP.1
Grade range: 
3
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Introduce a topic or text.
Develop an opinion with reasons that support the opinion.
Create an organizational structure that lists supporting reasons.
Provide a concluding statement or section.
Use linking words and phrases to connect opinion and reasons.
Apply language standards addressed in the Foundational Literacy standards.