. .


Scaffolding is a term used to describe the assistance given to a student to help him/her complete a writing complex task. As well as the supporting students through the steps of the Writing Process, scaffolding can include:

 - explicit statement of requirements (UDS)
 - sentence starts
 - prompts
 - graphic organizers
 - templates
 - glossaries
 - checklists
 - model answers
 - more time
 - ESL teacher help