Written Comprehension Helpful Tips

January 2016

The Struggle is Real...

Does your child struggle to respond to the text with written comprehension? They are not alone.

Here are some helpful tips to try at home to encourage your child to respond to the text.

Don't Give Up

Now what...

After your child tries these helpful steps have them continue to practice this process. Have your child score their own writing.


Score of 0 or 1 - Something is missing (Was it a missing part or do they not understand the story?)

Score of 2- Answered all parts (This is passing)

Score of 3- Answered all parts and added a little more and was able to stay on topic.