Middle School Resources
Self Guided Training Materials
NDE is offering this self-guided presentation to jumpstart the implementation
of the Nevada Formative Writing Tools. After downloading the
presentation, you can watch it anytime from the convenience of your own
What You Will Need:
download the resources below and save them to your computer. Print
the Evaluation Guides, Argumentative Exemplars, Argumentative Tasks, and the
Agenda. You will also need a pencil/pen and a highlighter during the
To View The Presentation:
self-guided training presentation is approximately 4 hours. If your
computer already has Microsoft PowerPoint installed, double click on the file
name to launch and view the training. If your computer does not have
Microsoft PowerPoint installed, you can download and install a free viewer from
the Microsoft website http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=13.
**If using a PC that uses Windows Operating System, you must use Internet Explorer to download the power point.