Today we round out our synthesis of the Common Core anchor standards by looking carefully at the standards for language. Once again we attach the disclaimer that while an interesting exercise, these renderings should not replace the work of reading the complete standards closely. Conventions of Standard English 1. Demonstrate command of the conventions of…
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