Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Provide a conclusion that follows from the narrated experiences or events.
Orient the reader by establishing a situation and introducing a narrator and/or characters; organize an event sequence that unfolds naturally.
Use concrete words and phrases and sensory details to convey experiences and events precisely.
Craft narratives using techniques specific to the genre.
Use a variety of transitional words, phrases, and clauses to manage the sequence of events.
Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, description, and pacing, to develop experiences and events or show the responses of characters to situations.