Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Choose an appropriate organizing strategy such as cause/effect, pro and con, parody, to effectively present a topic, point of view, or argument.
Use a variety of strategies to organize writing, including sequence, chronology, cause/effect, problem/ solution, and order of importance.
Write multi-paragraph compositions that have clear topic development, logical organization, effective use of detail, and variety in sentence structure.
Use transition words to reinforce a logical progression of ideas.
Provide logical sequence throughout multi-paragraph works by refining organizational structure and developing transitions between ideas.
Use strategies such as graphic organizers and outlines to elaborate and organize ideas for writing.
Expand knowledge about form, structure, and voice in a variety of genres.
Engage the reader from beginning to end with an interesting opening, logical sequence, and satisfying conclusion.
Engage and orient the reader by establishing a context and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally and logically.
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.