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TAKS Tools
Reading STAAR Tools and Strategies
1 - Read and Underline the Title
2 - Read the Passage for Understanding
3 - Answer the "W" Questions
       Who?  Where?   When?   What?   Why?  & How?
4 - Read each paragraph and label the paragraph with a short phrase or picture
5 - Read the Question
6.  Go back into the passage and find the answer.  Find the Text Evidence to support  your answer
7.  Read ALL the Answer Choices
Find the Answer Choice that matches your text evidence and eliminate the wrong answers

Math CUBES
Math Problem Solving Strategies

1 - C - Circle the important numbers
2 - U - Underline important words
3 - B - Bracket the Question
4 - E - Eliminate extra information
5 - S - Solve the answer and Show your work



Writing - Revise and Editing Strategies
1 - Read the Passage for Understanding
2 - Read the Questions
3 - Insert each answer choice  into the sentence in the Text
4 - Eliminate the wrong answers
5 - Read to confirm your answer choice 

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