This flow chart is our take on the RACE writing strategy. Since state tests generally require two pieces of evidence on constructed response answers, we have expanded RACE to RACECES or RACES squared to account for the (or or . ) piece of evidence.
This poster is a useful tool for students learning the RACE acronym for writing constructed responses and short answers.Understanding (and memorizing!) this acronym prepares students for writing responses on standardized tests.
E Writing Strategy Card: a great way to teach students how to respond to short answer essays on tests and could be a good way to build up writing stamina and teach students to write longer, high quality essays.