This 18 page powerpoint introduces the R.A.C.E. strategy (Restate the question, Answer the question, Cite Evidence and Expand). This lesson walks students through the steps in RACE using guided practice. At the end of the lesson, a question and text is provided to allow students to practice using R.A.C.E. on their own.
This powerpoint contains the following:
-Common Core Standards (you can edit it to fit your grade level)
-Textual evidence defined
-Textual evidence in the real world
-When you may need to answer constructive response questions
-R.A.C.E. Strategy guided practice
-Student Practice with text and question
My students responded well to this lesson. I hope yours do too. I appreciate your feedback!
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