Text Dependent Analysis Instructional Resources

The following instructional resources have been developed to provide educators with guidance on teaching the underlying components of a text dependent analysis question.

Understanding Text Dependent Analysis

The Anatomy of a Text Dependent (TDA) Prompt

Selecting Complex Texts for Text Dependent Analysis

Text Dependent Analysis Responses: Recognizing the Difference Between Inference and Analysis.

Purposeful Annotations for Text Dependent Analysis (TDA)

Close Reading Questions Leading to Text Dependent Analysis

Text Dependent Analysis: Reading Elements and Structures

Text Dependent Analysis: Collaborative Discussions for Close Reading

Text Dependent Analysis (TDA) Learning Progressions

Student Work Analysis Using the Text Dependent Analysis Learning Progressions

Text Dependent Analysis Instructional Prompt Guides Based on Text Dependent Analysis Learning Progressions:

Text Dependent Analysis – Close Reading Lessons

Additional Information about Analysis: