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Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs (Step-by-Step Lessons and Printables)
Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy includes 5 short videos for teachers plus the printables you need to set up and run Literature Circles in your classroom. This method does not include Literature Circle roles, so the program is easy to implement in a flexible manner. Kids love this
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Academic Conversation Prompts
Build discussion skills among your students and encourage academic conversations. We use these booklets and posters with questions and sentence starters every day for Socratic seminars, literature circle book clubs, group project planning work, or classroom debate. Product Features♦ Accountable talk
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Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle
The Literature Circles | Classroom Book Clubs Discussion Bundle includes three products that will motivate your students to love reading as they learn how to have productive team discussions. The most important component of this bundle is Classroom Book Clubs: Literature Circles Made Easy, a serie
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How to Build Meaningful Student-Led Discussion Pack
Do you want your students to lead their own meaningful discussion as they engage in critical thinking without you orchestrating the process? Like other academic skills, student-led discussion needs to be taught explicitly. This pack is designed to give you the tools you need as the teacher to do jus
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Shel Silverstein's Sick Poem Socratic Seminar Plan
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
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Slavery in the Southern Colonies: A Socratic Seminar
Looking for a higher order thinking activity? Need a way to close out a unit on the Southern Colonies? Do you want to do a Socratic Seminar with your students? Students will evaluate three primary source documents to answer document-based questions. Students will engage in higher-level thinking and
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Making Inferences: Inference Detective (Hands Off My Sweets)
Students engage in developing skills and strategies to put information together from two sources. Students engage in a mystery where they must use a case file and a crime scene photo to make inferences based on the evidence provided. Inferential questions challenge students to find valid evidence
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Accountable Talk "Stem Question" Discussion Wands (Grades 2-6)
These fun wand stem questions are excellent for whole group, small group or even partner discussions. Get your students into a purposeful discussion! I created this set due to the fact my students had trouble getting past the “I agree with” or “I disagree with” statement. They didn’t know where to
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE BAD BEGINNING - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE WIDE WINDOW - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Christopher Paul Curtis BUD, NOT BUDDY - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE REPTILE ROOM  - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Doll Bones by Holly Black  - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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STEM Project Journal and Rubrics
Generic STEM Project Journal for use with any project of your choice. Designed for students to work collaboratively in groups of three. Aligned with many Common Core Speaking and Listening Standards. Created with a fifth grade classroom in mind, but can easily be adapted for other grade levels. UPD
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Gary Paulsen LIAR, LIAR - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Partner Reading with Purpose 4th 5th Literacy Center Critical Thinking Questions
...for fiction or non-fiction text ...just print, cut, and add to a deck of cards ...includes student instructions Your students will really enjoy this game which encourages reading comprehension and higher order thinking. It can be used as a station or center, an early finisher activity, or a les
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Beverly Cleary RAMONA THE BRAVE - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas - Movie Activity
ELA Speaking and Listening Common Core Standards aligned activity worksheet to accompany classroom viewing of the original cartoon version of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Ten questions, designed to be answered individually or in small groups, discussed, and shared with the class. One q
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Grade 5  Common Core Speaking and Listening Rubric
This is a great rubric to use in groups or as a self evaluation tool. It allows students to self evaluate and/or monitors the effectiveness of the group. This rubric covers standards SL.5.1-SL.5.6.
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE AUSTERE ACADEMY  - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Gary Paulsen FLAT BROKE - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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"Fight Song" A Socratic Seminar Unit of Study
Give your students the chance to reflect upon and discuss the hit "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten. Using song lyrics is an excellent way to engage students in a meaningful, socially relevant way. Activities included offer opportunities for reading, journal writing, vocabulary exploration, figurative
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE SLIPPERY SLOPE - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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Series of Unfortunate Events THE GRIM GROTTO - Discussion Cards
Discussions are guided by students' response to what they have read. This approach provides a way for students to engage in critical thinking and reflection as they read, discuss, and respond to books. Collaboration is at the heart of this approach. Students reshape and add onto their understanding
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