These questions can be used in a number of ways. Getting ready for PARCC or your state testing.
Use the Prompted Sheets to help scaffold those students who need it.
Have students read the question at least twice. They should make sure that they understand what the question is asking them before they attempt to answer. Use the NOTE PAGE first to brainstorm ideas is a great way to help students organizer their information.
Once students start writing, they should be referring back to the question and rereading their response to make sure that all parts to the questions are being addressed. They should also reread their response when it’s completed.