1. Read and Think
Read the passage and the question. Think
about what your answer could be.
2. Answer the question
Change the question to a statement as
your introductory sentence.
3. Prove it
Reread and search the text to find the best
evidence to support your answer.
Check your work. Revise and edit to see if
it makes sense and fix any mistakes.
Evidence = Proof
On page _____, it said ...
The author wrote ...
The graphic showed ...
An example is ...
From the reading I know that ...
For instance ...
According to the text ...