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Common Core Standards

Developing Arguments and Topics

Grade: 8th Grade
Standard:

Literacy.W.8.1b

Description:

Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text.

Standard:

Literacy.W.8.1c

Description:

Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among claim(s), counterclaims, reasons, and evidence.

Standard:

Literacy.W.8.2b

Description:

Develop the topic with relevant, well-chosen facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples.

Standard:

Literacy.W.8.2d

Description:

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

Standard:

Literacy.W.8.3d

Description:

Use precise words and phrases, relevant descriptive details, and sensory language to capture the action and convey experiences and events.

8th Grade Writing - Developing Arguments and Topics Lesson
 
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