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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

Planning & Organizing

Grade: 7th Grade
Standard:

7.14.A

Description:

plan a first draft by selecting a genre appropriate for conveying the intended meaning to an audience, determining appropriate topics through a range of strategies (e.g., discussion, background reading, personal interests, interviews), and developing a thesis or controlling idea.

Standard:

7.14.B

Description:

develop drafts by choosing an appropriate organizational strategy (e.g., sequence of events, cause-effect, compare-contrast) and building on ideas to create a focused, organized, and coherent piece of writing;

Standard:

7.22.A

Description:

brainstorm, consult with others, decide upon a topic, and formulate a major research question to address the major research topic; and

Standard:

7.22.B

Description:

apply steps for obtaining and evaluating information from a wide variety of sources and create a written plan after preliminary research in reference works and additional text searches.

7th Grade Writing - Planning & Organizing Lesson
 
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