This is an informative prompt with three original sources for text-based, text-dependent, or evidence based writing as required for the FSA writing test in Florida. The three original passages explore the problems caused by red tide in Florida. The combined word count of the paired passages is 1,064
This power point will help you teach POW TIDE and other elements of the SRSD strategy such as self talk and think alouds. In this power point I have added the third grade task (text), the prompts, the exemplar essay, the weak essay, the score sheet, two graphic organizers, and cute graphics. You can
These posters are great to hang up in your writing center. They serve as a great reference for students during writing. Great resource to go along with Read 180 Universal program. I personality use these posters with Read 180 Universal, Stage A. Students follow this structure when completing inform
Enjoy this student-friendly flipbook that will help your students to learn and master the informative writing steps using the Self-Regulated Strategy Development (SRSD) approach to writing instruction. This is an evidence-based strategy that guides students through the writing process using helpful
This Power Point will teach the Pow Tide Informative Writing strategy. A prompt, informative text about the planets Earth and Venus, graphic organizer, and final writing paper are all included in the power point.
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This includes three versions of scoring scales for TIDE. Each includes a color-coding key.
The three scales have varying degrees of wordiness - the first one (A) would be for student-use at the very beginning of the unit, when teaching them how to score. The middle one (B) would be for later in th
A planner to guide my students' planet research. Aligns with SRSD TIDE informative writing.
ID= Important Detail
Writing Paper has a space border.
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This is a bundle of text-based writing prompts. These are all in the style of the FSA. Topics are all relevant to Florida students but also nationwide. This bundle includes two informative topics:The Problems of Red TideHurricane Preparationand two opinion topics:Dogs on the BeachSpace TourismEach p
Have you been looking for POW+TIDE writing resources to use with your students? This packet is perfect to teach the POW+TIDE model, as well as, practice it with your students! This packet is geared towards K-2nd grade but could easily be used for 3rd-5th grades, too! ☺
This fun “Super Hero” the
Close reading is a key component of the Common Core Standards.It is the active and analytic reading and re-reading of text to gather meaning. This reading and re-reading of text leads to higher level thinking skills and a deeper level of reading comprehension. These are crucial concepts for growing
This graphic organizer is meant for use with SRSD (Self-Regulated Strategy Development) and the POW+TIDE or POW+TIDELL mnemonic. This organizer will be helpful to students as they plan their informative/expository writing.
This bundle combines my 4 informational writing resources that use the POW and TIDE strategies. POW and TIDE are part of the Self-Regulated Strategy Development (SRSD) model and helps students become more confident and competent writers. The SRSD model has especially helped my struggling writers.POW
This resource includes everything you need to begin using the Self-Regulated Strategy Development (SRSD) approach to informative writing instruction. This is an evidence-based strategy that guides students through the writing process using helpful acronyms like POW and TIDE. This resource includes:A
POW TIDE Graphic Organizer (Exemplar for students):
My students had a difficult time understanding exactly what to fill in. I filled one in for them using text evidence from the 2 articles that we were using to write our expository essay. (Search for my poverty prompt!)
This pack includes color and black & white versions of a poster and handout for the T.I.D.E. graphic organizer (Topic, Important Details, Ending). This graphic organizer, intended for informational writing, supports P.O.W. (Pull apart, Organize, Write).
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This mini-unit is perfect for young learners who love sea animals! My students LOVE the Tide Pool Biome and enjoy learning about all of the different animals. This is one of their favorite units of study. To help this unit come alive, I have included the following resources:1. 13 Fact Cards about
These anchor charts will introduce informational writing to your students using the POW and TIDE strategy. POW and TIDE is based off the SRSD (Self-Regulated Strategy Development) model. There are charts defining informational writing, the meaning of POW and TIDE, and examples of transition words.
Using POW TIDE, students will be able to answer simple questions on this outline that will allow them to transfer their answers to paper as an essay with an introduction, conclusion, and body paragraphs. Great for Opinion/Informational Essays which will be assessed on TNReady Part 1 this year.