Academic Standard

Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/ experiments, or technical processes.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
English Language Arts & Literacy
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.WHST.9-10.2
Grade range: 
No grade range
Groupings:
Category = Text Types and Purposes
 
Elements within this Standard
 
Component
Introduce a topic and organize ideas, concepts, and information to make important connections and distinctions; include formatting (e.g.,
Develop the topic with well-chosen, relevant, and sufficient facts, extended definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information
Use varied transitions and sentence structures to link the major sections of the text, create cohesion, and clarify the relationships among
Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to manage the complexity of the topic and convey a style appropriate to the discipline and
Establish and maintain a formal style and objective tone while attending to the norms and conventions of the discipline in which they are writing.
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented (e.g., articulating
 
 
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Academic Unit
 
Career & Technical Education
Grades 9 - 12