North Dakota Academic Content Standards
ND.5.W. Writing Standards
Text Types and Purposes
5.W.3. Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
5.W.3.b. Use narrative techniques, such as dialogue, description, and pacing, to develop experiences and events or show the responses of characters to situations.
Production and Distribution of Writing
5.W.4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (Grade-specific expectations for writing types are defined in standards 1–3 above.)