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Lesson Objective

Assess text complexity


4 min

Questions to Consider

  • Why is it important to teach complex texts?
  • How do you anticipate and plan for the challenges a text might bring?
  • How do you assess text complexity?

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Playlist for Planning to Assess: How to Align Your Instruction

Supporting Materials

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  • Flowchart: ELA Performance Based Assessment Tasks.PDF

  • PARCC Passage Selection Guidelines and Text Complexity Worksheets.PDF

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