Four organizers [color and black/white] enhance student dialogue
through collaborative conversations to gather ideas on teacher or student topics, the notes from which will provide information for further writing or projects. Directions on color sheets guide students and provide information for students and teachers. Useful for introductory conversations in student groups, and for follow-up group conversations to learn to listen to ideas. Information students gather in the organizers provide the information needed for solidifying learning and for further sharing in project. Aligned with Speaking and Learning Comprehension and Collaboration Standards.