These mini-poster references help students answer questions and cite text evidence from reading passages. These sentence stems, which are the beginnings of sentences, help students develop high-quality answers when responding to text questions.
These sentence starters help students put their thoughts and answers into words.
- 24 black and white mini-posters (2 mini-posters are on one 8 1/2" x 11" page)
- 24 reference cards - white with black lettering (4 to a page)
Print these mini-posters onto brightly colored paper for a quick and easy bulletin board. These mini-posters and reference cards include direct quotations and indirect quotations, and the reference cards include an example of the writing stem in action.
A page containing tips that I've used in my own upper elementary through middle school classes is included along with an explanation of the posters labeled "Connectors."
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The sets contain the same sentence starters, but the styles are different.
Use these mini-posters and task cards in a variety of ways. Because there are so many possible evidence-based writing stems, the mini-poster size makes them easier to display in most classrooms. There are 2 mini-posters on each 8½ x 11-inch sized page.
Often students are able to find the answers in the text, but they aren’t sure how to put their thoughts into words. This quick and easy bulletin board and reference cards give students a jump start by eliminating uncertainty and providing confidence.