Raise the quality of discussion in your math classroom with these handy-dandy discussion stems posters! These posters can be used to help scaffold your students' responses when they share their thoughts and ideas, while at the same time reinforcing the expectation of using text evidence to support those ideas.
These Math Discussion Stem Posters will help students of ALL grade-levels and abilities, especially your English Language Learners and students with poor oral language skills. They can be use in all kinds of ways, for example:
• While they're participating in a 'Think-Pair-Share' with their partner
• While sharing thoughts during a whole group lesson
• When writing in their math journals
• While conferring with you during small group or one on one instruction