Access Point #: LAFS.7.W.1.AP.2e

Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Clarifications:

Essential Understandings

(Informational)

  • Identify precise language within a provided informational text.
  • Identify the most descriptive or specific noun/verb appropriate for provided text (e.g., instead of “Volcanoes blow up.” use “Mt. Vesuvius erupted.”).
  • Use a resource (e.g., thesaurus) to revise given text to become more descriptive.
  • Identify precise language and domain-specific vocabulary within an informational text that is appropriate to the specific topic.
General Information
Number: LAFS.7.W.1.AP.2e
Category: Access Points
Date Adopted or Revised: 06/14

Related Standards

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Related Courses

This access point is part of these courses.
1000000: M/J Intensive Language Arts (MC)
1001040: M/J Language Arts 2
1001050: M/J Language Arts 2 Advanced
1002010: M/J Language Arts 2 Through ESOL
1002180: M/J English Language Development (MC)
1006010: M/J Journalism 2
1007010: M/J Speech and Debate 2
1009040: M/J Writing 2
1100000: M/J Library Skills/Information Literacy (MC)
1700010: M/J Research 2
1700060: M/J Career Research and Decision Making
7810012: Access M/J Language Arts 2 
1400025: M/J Peers as Partners in Learning

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