Teach middle-grade students how to apply reading comprehension strategies to their writing. This resource promotes reading engagement for both narrative and expository text. Instructional supports for 25 open-ended questions at three thinking levels build independence and analytic thinking skills vital for success on reading assessments.
Research-based and practical, Teaching Written Response to Text helps your students construct specific, focused and developed answers to open-ended questions. The scaffolds support them as they learn to shape focused, accurate written answers that discuss key text elements, expressed in complete sentences. Nancy uses many elements of Best Practice to support and extend the reading process for all students, including those with reading difficulties.