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Common Core Standards

Expository Writing - Letters & Comments on Texts

Grade: 5th Grade
Standard:

Literacy.W.5.2a

Description:

Introduce a topic clearly, provide a general observation and focus, and group related information logically; include formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations, and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.

Standard:

Literacy.W.5.2b

Description:

Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.

Standard:

Literacy.W.5.2c

Description:

Link ideas within and across categories of information using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., in contrast, especially).

Standard:

Literacy.W.5.2d

Description:

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

Standard:

Literacy.W.5.2e

Description:

Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.

Standard:

5.18.B

Description:

write formal and informal letters that convey ideas, include important information, demonstrate a sense of closure, and use appropriate conventions (e.g., date, salutation, closing); and

Standard:

5.18.C

Description:

write responses to literary or expository texts and provide evidence from the text to demonstrate understanding.

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