Kentucky Academic Standards
Text Types and Purposes
2 Students will compose informative and explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization and analysis of content.
C.4.2. Compose informative and/or explanatory texts, using writing and digital resources, to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
C.4.2.c. Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations or other information and examples related to the topic.
C.4.2.d. Use grade-appropriate conjunctions to develop text structure within sentences.
C.4.2.e. Use grade-appropriate transitions to develop text structure across paragraphs.
C.4.2.g. Provide a concluding section.
3 Students will compose narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events, using effective technique, well-chosen details and well-structured event sequences.
C.4.3. Compose narratives, using writing and digital resources, to develop real or imagined experiences or multiple events or ideas, using effective technique, descriptive details and clear sequences.
C.4.3.d. Use a variety of conjunctions and transitional words and phrases to manage the sequence of events.
C.4.3.f. Provide a conclusion that follows the narrated experiences or events.