• Text Dependent Questions:

    Text dependent questions require students to return to the text to formulate responses.

    Using evidence and text dependent questions can be thought of as  “reading like a detective and writing like a reporter.”

    Emphasizing the use to text dependent questions in the classroom in a effective first step in the shift toward the CCSS.

    Text dependent questions can't be answered unless the student has read the text.


    Information Sheet on Text Dependent Questions


    Worksheet/Guideline on How to Write/Develop Text Dependent Questions