STAAR Narrative Writing Test Step-By-Step Guide
Remember to take your time!!!
Step one:Relax and wait silently for your teacher to pass out the test.
Step two:Once your test is on your desk,wait for your teacher to tell you to start the test.
Step three:When your teacher has told you start,CAREFULLY open your test packet by moving the papers apart SLOWLY.
Step four:Read the provided prompt.
Step five:Brainstorm about your possibilities for the prompt using a circle map.
Step six:Pick ONE idea from your circle map to use for your main subject.
Step seven:Brainstorm about that idea using a circle map.
Quick reminder:This is the STAAR Test and you need to do your best work.
Step eight:Write your kernel essay sentences answering the events of your story in order of when they happened.
Step nine:Make a flee map with your three main,global reason with details.
Step ten:Add transition words to each of your main reasons.
Step eleven: Take a brain break for a minute or two,but make sure that you don't interrupt the rest of the class.
Step twelve:Read over your flee map and edit it.
Step thirteen:Read over your flee map again and this time revise it.
Step fourteen:Now write your rough draft.
Step fifteen: Read over your rough draft and fix mistakes.
Step sixteen:Write your final copy on the lined paper.
Step seventeen:Read over your final copy and fix your mistakes.
Step eighteen:Read over ALL your work INCLUDING the brainstorming.
Step nineteen:Fix your mistakes.
Step twenty:Good job!!!Your done!!!Put your name on your test,quietly give it to your teacher,and read a book.
Quick reminder:look at the list of things that you need to fix (there is a picture below)