Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, pacing, and description, to develop experiences, events, and/or characters.
Communicate information and ideas effectively in analytic, argumentative, descriptive, informative, narrative, poetic, persuasive, and reflective modes to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats.
Engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and point of view and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content.
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented.
Introduce claim(s), acknowledge alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically.
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.