Access Point #: LAFS.7.L.2.AP.3a

Choose language that expresses ideas precisely and concisely by eliminating wordiness and redundancy.

Essential Understandings

  • With guidance and support, from a given paragraph containing redundant language, delete/revise wording to make the writing more precise and concise.
  • With guidance and support, when editing, determine what words can be eliminated in a given sentence to ensure precision and conciseness, and to avoid wordiness and/or redundancy.
  • With guidance and support, use teacher feedback to improve a short written text.
General Information
Number: LAFS.7.L.2.AP.3a
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.
0500010: M/J Personal, Career, and School Development Skills 2
0500012: M/J Personal, Career, School Development Skills 2 & Career Planning
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
1008040: M/J Reading 2
1008050: M/J Reading 2, Advanced
1009010: M/J Creative Writing 2
1009040: M/J Writing 2
7810012: Access M/J Language Arts 2 

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