Meet your standards, engage students, and gather data with built-in formative assessments and feedback to get your students writing informative and even opinion pieces independently. This complete guide, Tools to Teach R.A.C.E.S. Writing to Mastery, was designed using the research-based strategy SRSD (self-regulated strategy development). It includes all you need from start to finish; you just provide the writing prompts. The steps are designed to be repeated over time with modeling, practicing, and feedback until the skill is mastered.
Excellent for meeting the needs of students with disabilities or English-language learners!
Grades 3-5: Use this guide for whole-class and small-group instruction.
Grades 6-8: Use this guide to supplement or accommodate.
Tools to Teach R.A.C.E.S. Writing to Mastery includes:
-Table of Contents
-Common Core Standards Correlation Grades 3-8
-Complete set of R.A.C.E.S. Bulletin Board and Posters
-Overview of Instructional Steps
-6 Steps with Detailed Instruction Pages
-Anticipation Guide to assess background knowledge (key included)
-Anticipation Guide Analysis to collect data to guide instruction
-Strategy Page R.A.C.E.S. in two size options in Chalkboard Dot design
-Exemplars of one paragraph and multi-paragraph Writing
-Scaffolded handout for one paragraph, two paragraph, three paragraph, and four paragraph writings
-Feedback Form for constructive feedback and positive reinforcement
-Feedback Form Analysis to collect data to guide instruction
Low Prep for Instruction:
The bulletin board pieces and posters are ready to print and copy. Posters and anchor charts are perfect for poster-sized prints and/or student copies.
No-prep formative assessments, data analysis forms, handouts, and exemplars are ready to be copied and used!
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