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Choose a close reading question and create a scaffolded activity to help students prepare to answer close reading questions using the RACER technique.
Students read a passage of your choice and annotate, read the question on the top of the sheet that you have added, reread the text and locate sentences that best support the answer.
Students then read each sentence on the sheet (that you have added) to decide if its a
-restate and answer sentence
-citing evidence sentence
-explanation sentence or
Students should have already been introduced to the RACER technique in order to analyze each sentence.