Texas Assessments Standards (STAAR)
TX.STAAR.7W. STAAR Grade 7 Writing Assessment
Reporting Category 3: Editing - The student will demonstrate an ability to edit a variety of texts.
(7.19) Oral and Written Conventions/Conventions. Students understand the function of and use the conventions of academic language when speaking and writing. Students will continue to apply earlier standards with greater complexity. Students are expected to:
7.19 (A) Identify, use, and understand the function of the following parts of speech in the context of reading, writing, and speaking: Readiness Standard
7.19 (A) (iv) Conjunctive adverbs (e.g., consequently, furthermore, indeed). Supporting Standard (STAAR)
7.19 (A) (vi) Relative pronouns (e.g., whose, that, which). Supporting Standard (STAAR)
7.19 (C) Use a variety of complete sentences (e.g., simple, compound, complex) that include properly placed modifiers, correctly identified antecedents, parallel structures, and consistent tenses. Readiness Standard (STAAR)