I trained and taught at a Paideia school for ten years and love how seminar can be used to generate dialogue among all students in my class. Students who are proficient in seminar skills consistently meet the Speaking and Listening Common Core Standards. This particular plan was written to introduce
Looking for a way to engage your students in thoughtful conversation and meet the Speaking and Listening goals of the Common Core? Then, practicing seminar is definitely worth your time.
I trained and taught over a ten year period under the Paideia philosophy which utilizes socratic seminar as one
April is National Poetry Month! Inspire a love for poetry with these fun Earth Day poems.
Aligned with Common Core reading & writing standards.
Includes TWO original poems about caring for our planet. Footnotes added for difficult vocabulary but left out at strategic points to allow for use of
This is a packet that has students focus on two poems that they would like to read aloud for a Narrative Poetry Assessment. This is in line with the Cambridge Primary Stage 5 Standards. It can be used with any late elementary or middle years class. It is not poem-specific and can be used with any Na