Academic Standard

Write narrative fiction or literary nonfiction to convey experiences and/or events using effective techniques, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Framework: 
English/Language Arts
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
TSS.ELA.11-12.W.TTP.3
Grade range: 
11 to 12
Groupings:
Cornerstone = Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective techniques, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Engage and orient the reader by setting out a problem, situation, or observation and its significance, establishing point of view, and introducing a
Sequence events so that they build on one another to create a coherent whole and build toward a particular tone and outcome.
Create a smooth progression of experiences or events.
Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, description, reflection, and multiple plot lines to convey experiences, events, and/or characters.
Provide a conclusion that follows from and reflects on what is experienced, observed, or resolved over the course of the narrative.
Use precise words and phrases, telling details, and sensory language to convey a vivid picture of the experiences, events, setting, and/or characters.
Use appropriate language and techniques, such as metaphor, simile, and analogy.
Establish and maintain an appropriate style and tone.
 
 
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Academic Unit
 
ELA / Literacy
Grades 611 - 612