• Students find the RACCC strategy very helpful when responding to questions that involve critical thinking.

    It helps students write knowledgeable responses that show the depth of their understanding. 

    Here is how it works . . . .


    R estate the question with your 

    A nswer 

    C ite the EVIDENCE that supports your answer

    C onnect to the EVIDENCE by . . . 

         •elaborating    •explaining   •If/then  . . . 

    C lose or conclude by . . 

         •using a personal thought that connects to the response

         •restate the main idea

         •connect to the character


    So when your hard working student wants to use RACCC, applaud the effort!