Chapter 13 Activity The RAFT approach can help focus writing in Content Area cla


Chapter 13 Activity
The RAFT approach can help focus writing in Content Area classrooms. RAFT is described in your textbook on page 465 and in the case study on page 466. The following link also provides more information, support, and videos of the RAFT strategy: RAFT Website
Chapters 12 and 13 contained many literacy strategies. Choose 1 strategy from the textbook (or another literacy strategy) and find more information on that strategy using the following websites: https://www.readingrockets.org/strategies and/or http://www.adlit.org/strategy_library/ Then reflect on your chosen strategy using the RAFT below:
Role: Teacher
Audience: Parents
Format: Back to School Night Presentation/Speech
Topic: Explain a literacy strategy you will use in instruction
*Hint: Think like 1 or 2 slides that you might show to parents or a 1 paragraph “speech” you might give about the strategy*


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