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Common Core Standards

Transitions

Grade: 6th Grade
Standard:

CC.1.4.6.D

Description:

Organize ideas, concepts, and information using strategies such as definition, classification, comparison/contrast, and cause/effect; use appropriate transitions to clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts; provide a concluding statement or section; include formatting when useful to aiding comprehension.
  • E06.E.1.1.1 - Introduce text(s) for the intended audience, state an opinion and/or topic, establish a situation, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer’s purpose

  • E06.E.1.1.3 - Use appropriate transitions to clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.

  • E06.E.1.1.6 - Provide a concluding section that follows from the analysis presented

Standard:

CC.1.4.6.E

Description:

Write with an awareness of the stylistic aspects of composition.

Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.

Use sentences of varying lengths and complexities.

Develop and maintain a consistent voice.

Establish and maintain a formal style
  • E06.D.2.1.1 - Vary sentence patterns for meaning, reader/listener interest, and style.*

  • E06.D.2.1.2 - Maintain consistency in style and tone.*

  • E06.D.2.1.3 - Choose words and phrases to convey ideas precisely.*

  • E06.D.2.1.4 - Choose punctuation for effect.*

  • E06.D.2.1.5 - Choose words and phrases for effect.*

  • E06.E.1.1.4 - Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic and/or convey the experience and events.

  • E06.E.1.1.5 - Establish and maintain a formal style.

Standard:

Literacy.W.6.2c

Description:

Use appropriate transitions to clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.

Standard:

CC.1.4.6.J

Description:

Organize the claim(s) with clear reasons and evidence clearly; clarify relationships among claim(s) and reasons by using words, phrases, and clauses; provide a concluding statement or section that follows from the argument presented.
  • E06.E.1.1.1 Introduce text(s) for the intended audience, state an opinion and/or topic, establish a situation, and create an organizational structure in which ideas are logically grouped to support the writer’s purpose

  • E06.E.1.1.3 Use appropriate transitions to clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.

  • E06.E.1.1.6 Provide a concluding section that follows from the analysis presented

Standard:

CC.1.4.6.K

Description:

Write with an awareness of the stylistic aspects of composition.

Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.

Use sentences of varying lengths and complexities.

Develop and maintain a consistent voice.

Establish and maintain a formal style
  • E06.D.2.1.1 - Vary sentence patterns for meaning, reader/listener interest, and style.*

  • E06.D.2.1.2 - Maintain consistency in style and tone.*

  • E06.D.2.1.3 - Choose words and phrases to convey ideas precisely.*

  • E06.D.2.1.4 - Choose punctuation for effect.*

  • E06.D.2.1.5 - Choose words and phrases for effect.*

  • E06.E.1.1.4 - Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic and/or convey the experience and events.

  • E06.E.1.1.5 - Establish and maintain a formal style.

Standard:

Literacy.W.6.3c

Description:

Use a variety of transition words, phrases, and clauses to convey sequence and signal shifts from one time frame or setting to another.

Standard:

CC.1.4.6.P

Description:

Organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically, using a variety of transition words, phrases, and clauses to convey sequence and signal shifts from one time frame or setting to another; provide a conclusion that follows from the narrated experiences and events

6th Grade Writing - Transitions Lesson
 
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