Graphic Organizer with Mnemonic Device/ Acronym HOT REDDI REDDI TED to help students write a cohesive Expository essay. It also includes sentence starter ideas to guide students in their thought process.
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Writing-Essays
This mnemonic can be used when students are reading a STAAR passage or any reading text to aid comprehension and analysis of text.
1. P=Preview questions
Identify the POV
Annotate/ follow the Plot elements on the right side of
EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Reading Strategies
This quiz serves as a comprehension check/review for the expository essay STAAR writing.
The test includes questions on:
HELP strategy for examples (History, Entertainment, Events,
The activity consists of playing a video of a sad commercial from link provided under the title. The video will be stopped at the times written on the answer sheet, and the students will answer inferencing questions and provide evidence.
Packet includes: Title page,a brainstorming web, HELP(History, Entertainment/Events/ Literature/ Pop Culture) Examples graphic organizer, Sentence Pattern rules, ARMS and CUPS checklist, and a lined paper section to write essay.