Writing Standards

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Information to support understanding and implementation of the writing standards
  • Text Types. From Appendix A, describes argument, informational, and narrative writing; their roles in the writing development continuum; clarifies the difference between argument and persuasion.
  • Bibliography. From Appendix A, provides the research and reference foundation that informed the development of the writing standards.
  • Evidence-Based Responses. Evidence-based responses support claims with evidence from a variety of sources including texts – print and digital – listening, viewing and observing.