Academic Standard

Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.11-12.3
Grade range: 
11 to 12
Groupings:
Category = Text Types and Purposes
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Engage and orient the reader by setting out a problem, situation, or observation and its significance, establishing one or multiple point(s) of
Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, description, reflection, and multiple plot lines, to develop experiences, events, and/or
Use a variety of techniques to sequence events so that they build on one another to create a coherent whole and build toward a particular tone
Use precise words and phrases, telling details, and sensory language to convey a vivid picture of the experiences, events, setting, and/or
Provide a conclusion that follows from and reflects on what is experienced, observed, or resolved over the course of the narrative.