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W.6.1 (English Language Arts)

Standard Identifier: W.6.1
Content Area: English Language Arts
Grade: 6
Subject Area: English Language Arts (6–12)
Domain: Writing
Cluster: Text Types and Purposes

Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. a. Introduce claim(s) and organize the reasons and evidence clearly. b. Support claim(s) with clear reasons and relevant evidence, using credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text. c. Use words, phrases, and clauses to clarify the relationships among claim(s) and reasons. d. Establish and maintain a formal style. e. Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from the argument presented.

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