Common Core Resources
The Library of Congress has released Common Core Resource Center:
RAFT Writing Strategies:
You could dissect text in terms of the RAFT components to compare. Here is some info. http://www.readingrockets.org/strategies/raft/
This is a cool on-line interactive template students could use during a center as well! :) http://www.vrml.k12.la.us/cc/18str/raft/raft.asp
RAFT: Instructional strategies online:
Web Resources A-Z - digital toolkit: Common Core and Essential Standards
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