• Writing

    Reading and writing go hand in hand.  
    We must be able to write about what we have read to show what we know.
     
    RADD Writing-  a strategy used to fully answer short response questions.
    R- Restate or echo the question. 
    A-  Answer the question.
    D- Detail from the text to support your answer.
    D- Detail from the text to support your answer.
     
    Readers and Writers PROVE their answers.  
    To be a TEXT DETECTIVE we must use evidence from the text to support or back up the answer to a question.               
     
    Strong Sentence Stems:
       On page ___ it said...
       In paragraph ___ it said...
       I know because...
       The author said...
       For example...
       Based on the text...
       From what I read, I know... 
     
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