This file includes 2 graphic organizers to help with the STAAR short answer response and expository/persuasive essay. The short answer response uses the mnemonic R.A.C.E. and helpful sentence stems for students to choose from.
The essay graphic organizer helps students find their ideas FAST by using the "box method"! Use the box in the middle FIRST! **Follow the arrows. Reading the arrows horizontally, students will find their body paragraphs. Reading the arrow down will help students find their thesis!