Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Use appropriate and varied transitions to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.
Introduce a topic clearly, previewing what is to follow; organize ideas, concepts, and information into broader categories; include formatting (e.g., headings) graphics (e.g., charts, tables) and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.
Establish and maintain a formal style.
Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented.
Develop the topic with relevant, well-chosen facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples.
Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.