Provide students with a strategy for writing a multi-paragraph essay on the AIR state test! This resource is PACKED with all you need to walk students through a modeled essay writing lesson from start to finish with detailed teaching slides, tips, and strategies. Students will learn how to generate a clear topic paragraph from a given prompt, extrapolate key evidence from multiple information sources on a given topic and organize it into a handy graphic organizer, and finish with a strong closing paragraph. In addition to the detailed, modeled writing lesson, this packet also includes prompts and information sources for 3 additional complete writing opportunities to reinforce the skills and strategies! Finally, a kid-friendly version of the writing rubric used on the AIR test can be used to evaluate all stages of student writing. This is a MUST HAVE resource to add to your test prep files!
*lesson plan format/directions for teaching essay writing process
*11 colorful slides to model and guide each step of the essay writing process
*folded graphic organizer to plan and sort all components of a multi paragraph essay
*4 prompts based on AIR test writing samples
*11 pages of informative articles
*kid friendly writing rubric based on provided AIR test writing rubrics
*Pair this resource with my Reading Strategies for Test Prep product:
AIR Test Prep: Reading Strategies for Complex & Paired Passages
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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)
TEST PREP! Writing High Quality Paragraphs (aligned to AIR, PARCC)
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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