If you’re using Reading Street, then these writing strips are for you!
**I use the 2011 Common Core Edition of Reading Street.**
We use them as glue in prompts for our spiral notebooks. Just copy, "paper cutter” the left and right sides off, then into strips ready to hand out.
There are 2 spiral writes for this week's main selection.
1. The author describes Antarctica as the "most forbidding region on Earth." What details in the story support this opinion/conclusion? (Use page 268 to help and any other pages in the story).
*Give at least 3 reasons from the text
2. We have learned that Antarctica has the harshest climate on Earth. Would you be willing to make sacrifices to travel to Antarctica?
*Tell why or why not
*Write at least 4 complete sentences in paragraph format
Each spiral write features guiding questions and bullet points to help students generate high quality writing.
I find these are most useful on “Day 4” of the Reading Street schedule. They’re great to have students reread/review portions of the story, and expand on their reading.
I hope you enjoy these and check back for more spiral writes for the other Reading Street weeks!
*Please remember to purchase multiple licenses if purchasing for multiple users :)
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