Colorado Academic Standards (CAS)
CO.7.3. Writing and Composition
7.3.2. Organization is used when composing informational and persuasive texts. Students can:
7.3.2.a. Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. (CCSS: W.7.1)
7.3.2.a.i. Develop texts that explain a process; define a problem and offer a solution; or support an opinion.
7.3.3. Editing writing for proper grammar, usage, mechanics, and clarity improves written work. Students can:
7.3.3.d. Choose language that expresses ideas precisely and concisely, recognizing and eliminating wordiness and redundancy. (CCSS: L.7.3a)Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (CCSS: W.7.4)