Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Gather information from print and multimedia sources to articulate claims and findings, sequencing ideas logically and using pertinent descriptions, facts, and details that support themes or central ideas to express perspectives clearly.
Gather relevant information from diverse print and multimedia sources to develop ideas, claims, or perspectives emphasizing salient points in a coherent, concise, logical manner with relevant evidence and well-chosen details.
Distinguish between credible and non-credible sources of information.
Analyze and evaluate credibility of information and accuracy of findings.
Quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and providing basic bibliographic information for sources.
Quote and paraphrase the data and conclusions while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.
Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, using standard English when indicated or appropriate.
Utilize multimedia to clarify information and emphasize salient points.
Select and employ a variety of craft techniques to convey a message and impact the audience.
Select and integrate craft techniques to impact audience.