WY.2. Writing: Students use the writing process and use appropriate strategies to write a variety of expressive and expository pieces.
LA4.2A Students apply writing skills to plan, draft, revise, and publish writing.
LA4.2A.1 Students write organized paragraphs with a topic sentence and supporting details.
LA4.2A.8 Students use strategies to draft and revise written work such as producing multiple drafts; focusing on a central idea; including descriptive detail; using elements of style such a word choice, tone, sentence variation; and revising for clarity, content, vocabulary, details, sequence, coherence, and point of view.
LA4.2B Students write a variety of expressive and expository pieces.
LA4.2B.3 Students use strategies to write research reports such as evaluating and synthesizing information for use in writing; incorporating notes into a finished product; using appropriate visual aids; including facts, details, explanations, and examples; and using more than one source.