FREE!! Looking for a reference poster for the 12 Power Words? These academic words are often seen in high-stakes testing and may confuse students, make sure your students are prepared by using Larry Bell's strategies on incorporating the 12 Power Words into your instruction. How to use this Power Word Freebie? *Print it out *Hang it up *Resize and copy so students can glue into their notebooks / tape to their desks *You decide!
As an editor of the high school newspaper, the editor-in-chief of the high school literary magazine, and a college journalism major, I have clearly always been someone who doesn’t mind writing a research paper or an essay. In fact, I welcomed these assignments when I was still in school. I would pick a 10-page essay over a math test literally any day of the week. I’m a fast writer and I managed to get good grades on my papers even when I admittedly didn’t try very hard.
Answer with a Complete Sentence SCOOT Writing Game. Use as SCOOT game or as writing task cards for centers or small group. Teaches students to respond in the form of a question, a crucial test-taking skill as students approach high-stakes testing in upper primary grades.
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