Massachusetts Common Core Standards
MA.CC.SL.7. Speaking and Listening Standards 6-12
Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas
SL.7.4. Present claims and findings, emphasizing salient points in a focused, coherent manner with pertinent descriptions, facts, details, and examples; use appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear pronunciation.
SL.7.6. Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, demonstrating command of formal English when indicated or appropriate. (See grade 7 Language standards 1 and 3 on page 58 for specific expectations.)