The RACE strategy is a reading strategy meant to organize a students thoughts and help with comprehension. Included you will find:
* 3 sequential RACE lessons
*3 sequential RACE assessments
* 1 RACE poster
If you're curious about the RACE strategy, here is a little bit of info to get you started:
R = Restate – use the question to begin your answer.
A = Answer – state your answer clearly.
C = Cite Evidence – Prove it! Use pictures, quotes or examples from the writing.
E = Explain or Extend – Discuss your answer using your own background knowledge and experience.
3 – Restated, answered with evidence and extension (RACE)
2 – Restated, answered with evidence (RAC)
1 – Restated and answered – evidence unclear (RA)
0 – Not restates, no evidence or extension.