Secondary Language Arts Standards
A Description of the Utah Core Standards
Utah Secondary ELA Standards
Grades 5-12 Vertical Alignment for Utah Core Standards
Vermont Writing Samples - This is an important resource for teachers and students to actually have samples for Text-Dependent On-Demand First Draft Writing from across the country that is aligned to Core Standards instruction in writing argument and explanatory essays for end-of-level assessments.
You can also download the PDF that also includes helpful annotations for scoring.
You can also go the website for the Vermont Writing Collaborative Partnership.