• Expository Writing Piece

    • Using graphic organizer or note cards, students draft research paper on computer.

    • Students print draft for revising and editing.

    • Optional: peer revision for content, not conventions.

    • Students make revisions and corrections to piece on computer.

    • Students use NoodleTools to complete bibliography and add to Word document.

    • Print copies for scoring


    Sixth grade teacher and second adult scorer read and score essays, collaborating on final score.