This activity uses the RACE response method to train students how to provide a thorough response to a short answer question. (RACE = Restate the question in your answer, answer the question, cite the text, and explain how your quote proves your answer is true. )
The question: What is the purpose of the refrain in the poem "Life Doesn't Fright Me At All?"
The download includes the poem, the short answer response template, and a modified response template for your striving learners. The modified version includes sentence stems and lines to write on,