Provide students with an easy strategy for developing high quality paragraphs on the AIR state writing test! This resource uses an acronym strategy named QUILT that helps students remember 5 key elements that are found with good paragraph construction. Reinforce the importance of paragraph structure, topic sentences, use of linking words, citing evidence from multiple sources, and using strong, content based vocabulary. This resource includes an explanation of the QUILT strategy, 2 student hands on activities to reinforce the strategies with written examples, a student recording sheet and class anchor chart, an independent writing opportunity with 2 paired texts and a prompt, and a writing checklist. This is another MUST HAVE resource to add to your test prep files!
*anchor chart highlighting strategy
*5 individual strategy cards for team activity
*10 writing samples to apply strategy in team activity
*2 sample answer keys for team activities
*Student recording sheet
*writing prompt on Inventors
*set of paired passages on Inventors
*Click here to pair this with my Multi Paragraph Essay Writing Resource!
Air Test Prep: Writing a Multi Paragraph Essay
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ADDITIONAL STATE TESTING PREP MATERIALS!
3rd Grade Test Prep Bundle: Aligned to the AIR Test
4th Grade Test Prep Bundle: Aligned to the AIR test
3rd Grade Common Core Aligned Test Prep
4th Grade Common Core Aligned Test Prep
AIR Test Prep: Kid Friendly Writing Rubrics (3-5 grades)
4th Grade Language Arts Test Prep SCOOT review game (aligned to AIR)
AIR Test Prep: Vocab Review Bundle (3rd-5th grades)
Air Test Prep: Google Form Skill Builder Super Sundae Incentive Pack!
AIR Test Prep: On-Line Google Language Arts for 4th Grade (All New for 2017)
AIR Test Prep: 3rd Grade Language Arts JEOPARDY GAME!
AIR Test Prep: 4th and 5th Grade Language Arts JEOPARDY GAME!
AIR Test Prep: 3rd Grade Language Arts Pack
AIR Test Prep: 4th Grade Language Arts Pack 5th Grade Common Core Aligned Test Prep
AIR Test Prep: 5th Grade Language Arts Pack
AIR Test Prep: 3rd Grade Google Interactive Writing Performance Based Prompts
AIR Test Prep: 4th & 5th Grade Google Interactive Writing Performance Based Prompts
PARCC 4th Grade Literature Test Prep Packet
PARCC 4th Grade Informational Test Prep Packet
PARCC Writing Prompts & Rubrics for Performance Based Assessment
PARCC Test Prep Vocabulary Bundle (Bingo and word cards)
ADDITIONAL YEARLONG COMMON CORE BASED BUNDLES:
Yearlong Technology Quick Checks!
4th Grade LA Spiral Common Core Review Set
4th Grade Yearlong Common Core Writing Journal Bundle
Text Structure Bundle
Genre Activity Bundle!
QR Task Card Bundle of Common Core Standards
Behavior Management & Economics Based Program
Teacher Evaluation Evidence Binder (OTES Model)
Map Skills Interactive Activity Bundle!
4th Grade Language Arts Assessment Mega Bundle
Back to School Intermediate Bundle
Reader's Theater: Tall Tales
Reader's Theater: 4 leveled Greek Myth Scripts
Reader's Theater: 4 Leveled Native American Legends
Reader's Theater: Behavior & Back to School!
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