Extend and Elaborate

Instructional Resource

Contributed By
Smarter Balanced
Grade Levels
Grade 6

Extend and Elaborate

Instructional Resource

This lesson teaches students how to elaborate on evidence-based details to support a controlling idea or thesis. Students participate in writing, discussion, and self-evaluation. There are many opportunities for student engagement, collaboration, and feedback.

Author
Catherine Bosco Carla Quinonez
Publisher
Smarter Balanced - Smarter Tools for Teachers