A scaffolding approach to writing a constructed response. This graphic follows the RACES strategy for responding to a constructed response question.
See my other products for more on constructed response writing. I have a very thoroughly prepared
This is a thoroughly prepared power point that begins with how to pre-read nonfiction text and then how to respond to a constructed response using the RACES strategy for writing. The citing textual evidence slide and the explanation slide offer many
9/11 Constructed Response Unit with Full Lesson Plans. Includes Common Core ELA standards for 6th grade, but could be used in 7th and 8th grades. This lesson scaffolds for students the constructed response writing process. The lesson plans are
This is a sneaky strategy that you will love using in your class. I always give the student a choice to either sign the zero sheet or get back to work. I have never had a student actually sign the sheet. Works perfectly.