Text Complexity for TNReady Overview for Teachers
WHAT IS IT?
★ Do you know what Text Complexity is and why it matters in your ELA Classroom for Common Core or TNReady?
This 22-slide PPT consolidates hundreds of pages of resources for teachers from Common Core, TN Core, TN Dept. of Education, and TNReady.
These theoretical resources are incredibly useful for teachers, but no teacher has the time to read them, extract key lessons, and apply them in the classroom.
This PPT condenses countless resources into concise, actionable strategies and resources for teachers to implement in their classrooms tomorrow. Text Complexity is a critical concept for student literacy development within and outside of TNReady/ Common Core; use this PPT to learn why, gain access to free resources for teachers/ students to measure text complexity, and free leveled texts for teachers.
Check out Middle School Writer’s Video Presentation on Text Complexity Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpmZZJA2y2A
★ 22-slide PPT and PDF with an Overview, Importance, Measurement, and Teacher Tools for FREE
LESSONS AND ASSESSMENTS EMPHASIZING TEXT COMPLEXITY
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Info Text Anchor Chart
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TNReady Main Idea & Central Idea Lesson and Guided Practice
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(Written by Middle School Writer, Mara Truslow, Copyright 2015).