Academic Standard

Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2
Grade range: 
5
Groupings:
Category = Text Types and Purposes
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Introduce a topic clearly, provide a general observation and focus, and group related information logically; include formatting (e.g., headings),
Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.
Link ideas within and across categories of information using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., in contrast, especially).
Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.
 
 
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