Ace Short-response Writing

Ace Short-response Writing

Scholastic Teaching Resources

SKU: ERSSC-828560

Teach students to ACE their responses with this collection of mini-lessons that guides them to utilize their own knowledge to construct clear, cohesive comments. ACE is an acronym for "Answer the question, Cite evidence, and Elaborate." At the heart of ACE are eight elaboration strategies that stimulate deeper critical thinking. Each mini-lesson provides explicit instruction, scaffolds and sentence starters, plus reproducible activity sheets to help students master short-response writing.

Key Features :

Teach students to ACE their short responses with these mini-lessons that offer effective strategies for Answering questions, Citing evidence, and Elaborating.Help students master the craft of writing effective short responsesIncludes proven strategies for elaboratingIntegrates ELA standards into every content area, including science, social studies, math, and the arts