History/Social Studies, Science & Technical Subjects

Fears and Phobias Unit Plan

In this unit plan, educators can see where the Selecting and Analyzing Evidence mini-task fits into a broader unit of study about fear. In this unit, students have guided opportunities to read multiple informational and fictional texts and practice selecting and elaborating on evidence to support a claim. The unit plan includes the standards addressed, instructional foci, and various forms of assessment.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy

ELA Mini-Task

This mini-task, used by the teacher and coach in the BEAL English Language Arts videos, involves reading a nonfiction text, then making a claim and supporting it with evidence from the text.

SOURCE: Building Educator Assessment Literacy