This comprehensive guide to scoring high on the Common Core English Language Arts Regents Exam features a step-by-step, proven process to write a well-developed claim/counter-claim argument.
My track record proves it - I have nearly 100% pass rate in my English 11 classes. My average score is approx. 85.
I teach in a NYC public high school with students ranging from advanced to proficient to struggling. These methods have worked wonders especially for students with varied learning disabilities. Repeated practice with close reading and organization helps them succeed on test day and throughout the year.
Included in this bundle:
16-page Part 2 Planning and Writing Guide (in PDF and Word formats)
Full 2016 ELA CC Regents Exam (PDF)
Part 2 Scoring Guides (2 PDF Files with rubric and anchor papers)
This guide contains:
An overview of the NYS English Regents Exam
Link to Scoring Rubric (Argument) with activities for students to disseminate what the readers are looking for
The June 2016 Argument Prompt with task instructions
A graphic organizer for collecting evidence
A graphic organizer (fill in blanks) for creating a claim and a counter-claim
An outline guide with detailed step-by-step instructions
An outline template for students to populate
A checklist for revision and editing
Please check out my PPT Overview of the entire Common Core English Regents Exam, great as an introduction to this guide.
Part 3 Text Analysis: Exposition Guide, the perfect complement to this guide