##### LESSON SET
Reading and responding to text-dependent questions by gathering evidence from the text and text features, organizing ideas, and writing an evidence-based response in the 5th grade.
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2a
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/5/2/a
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.2
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/5/2
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2b
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/5/2/b
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2c
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/5/2/c
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.4
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/5/4
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2e
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/5/2/e
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Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.3
http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/5/3
• #### Analyze a constructed response question

In this lesson you will learn how to interpret a prompt by summarizing, restating, and inferring.

• #### Analyze one element of a text to build an argument for comparison

In this lesson you will learn how to get started with your comparison by finding and listing information about one element.

• #### Skim text to find evidence to compare two elements

In this lesson you will learn how to compare two elements by skimming to find matching information.

• #### Compare and contrast elements within a text

In this lesson you will learn how to compare the remaining elements by listing similarities in a table.

• #### Writing a thesis statement expressing the main idea of a constructed ...

In this lesson you will learn how to express the main idea by writing a thesis statement.

• #### Write an introduction to a constructed response

In this lesson you will learn how to write an introduction by building on the thesis statement.

• #### Organize ideas and evidence for responding to a constructed response

In this lesson you will learn how to organize your evidence by writing supporting paragraphs.

• #### Write a conclusion to a constructed response

In this lesson you will learn how to write a conclusion by summarizing, drawing a conclusion, and framing your response.

• #### Revise a constructed response using transition and "wow" words

In this lesson you will learn to strengthen your writing by using linking words and "wow" words.