Access Point #: LAFS.7.W.1.AP.3aArchived Access Point

Orient the reader by establishing a context and point of view and introducing the narrator and/or characters.
Clarifications:

Essential Understandings

(Narrative)

  • Describe a character and setting for a given text.
  • Identify text that introduces a character.
  • Identify text that establishes the context of a story.
  • Identify an engaging beginning of a story from provided choices.
  • Link point of view to a character from choices for an original story (e.g., Will Bruce like or not like riding the school bus?).
General Information
Number: LAFS.7.W.1.AP.3a
Category: Access Points
Date Adopted or Revised: 06/14

Related Standards

This access point is an alternate version of the following benchmark(s).

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
1009010: M/J Creative Writing 2
1009040: M/J Writing 2
1100000: M/J Library Skills/Information Literacy (MC)
7810012: Access M/J Language Arts 2 

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Professional Development

Narrative Writing Content Module:

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Type: Professional Development

Teaching Idea

Curriculum Resource Guide: Writing:

Complete Unit

Type: Teaching Idea

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