Writing Standard 2.a - "Introduce a topic; organize complex ideas, concepts, and information to make important connections and distinctions..."

Speaking and Listening Standard 1.d - "Respond thoughtfully to diverse perspectives, summarize points of agreement and disagreement, and, when warranted, qualify or justify their own views and understanding and make new connections in light of the evidence and reasoning presented."

Reading Standard 2. - "Determine a theme or central ideal of a text..."

Language Standard 1. - "Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when when writing or speaking."

Language Standard 4. b - "Identify and correctly use pattern of word changes that indicate different meanings or parts of speech."

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