Recommendation 1: Model-Practice-Reflect

Recommendation 1:

Explicitly teach appropriate writing strategies using a Model-Practice-Reflect instructional cycle:

  • Explicitly teach strategies for planning and goal setting, drafting, evaluating, revising, and editing
  • Model these strategies for students before having them apply strategies to different writing tasks
  • Have students reflect and evaluate their abilities to implement strategies effectively

Activities:

Making Strategies Stick:

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