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Range of Writing: Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.
Text Types and Purposes: Provide logically ordered reasons that are supported by facts and details.
Text Types and Purposes: Link opinion and reasons using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., consequently, specifically).
Text Types and Purposes: Provide a concluding statement or section related to the opinion presented.
Text Types and Purposes: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Text Types and Purposes: Introduce a topic clearly, provide a general observation and focus, and group related information logically; include formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations, and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.
Text Types and Purposes: Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.
Text Types and Purposes: Link ideas within and across categories of information using words, phrases, and clauses (e.g., in contrast, especially).
Text Types and Purposes: Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.