How do I write a constructed response using evidence?

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Answer the question


Cite evidence to prove your answer


Explain your citation and how it

 connects to your answer


Cite evidence to prove your answer


Explain your citation and how it

 connects to your answer


Cite evidence to prove your answer


Explain your citation and how it

 connects to your answer


Answer the question


Example: 

The article, Buzz Off, is an example of modify because the article tells how malaria is killing people.  One example of modification from the article is that malaria killed 630,000 people in 2012.  This proves the article is about modify because people died, which changed their ability to survive.  Another example of modification from the article is the scientists are changing the mosquitoes' DNA.  This proves modification because changing DNA means drastically alters the mosquitoes' blood forever.  The last example of modification from the article is people are using nets with insecticides on them to kill the mosquitoes.  This proves the article is about modification because the mosquitoes are dying due to the chemicals on the nets.  In conclusion, the article, Buzz Off, is an example of modify.


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Answer the question

Cite evidence to prove your answer

Explain your citation & how it connects to your answer

Cite evidence to prove your answer

Explain your citation & how it connects to your answer

Cite evidence to prove your answer

Explain your citation & how it connects to your answer

Conclude

 

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In my opinion, the article TITLE, from/by _______ is explaining/arguing/discussing __________________________________.

 

Examples:

In my opinion, the article Danger Zone by Junior Scholastic, is explaining the modifications Mt. Sinabung had on the Indonesian people when it erupted.

 

The text, Waves that Shook the Planet, by Incredible Disasters, is arguing whether the government of Indonesia should forbid people to live on the coastal regions of Java and Sumatra, which, in my opinion, I disagree with.

 

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Citing the best pieces of evidence from the text to PROVE your Answer.

 

This is proven when…

One example that stands out is…

The article states…

According to the article...

It is important to notice…

One page ___, the article states, ____

The author states, _____

Most importantly, the article states…

In addition, _____

Furthermore, ___

Another strong example from the text is, _____

 

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Explaining how the Cited evidence connects to the Answer.

 

 

This evidence proves _____ because______.

Based on the evidence stated,

Therefore,

This proves…

This is significant because it proves…

Based on this evidence, the reader knows…

From this evidence, the reader can conclude…

The evidence allows the reader to think…

 

 

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