Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
Text Types and Purposes
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Introduce claim(s) for the intended audience, acknowledge alternate or opposing claims, and support the writer’s purpose by logically organizing the reasons and evidence.
Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text.
Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among claim(s), reasons, and evidence.
Establish and maintain a formal style.
Provide a concluding section that reinforces the claims and reasons presented.
Compose arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.