Anyone can “wing-it”, but pre-planned, thought provoking questioning allows students to grow intentionally. Students love it when you ask them to join in.
Students will be asked to Ponder-and-Chat, Pause-and-Contemplate, and Halt-and-Jot.
Ideally: Cut and tape the smaller que cards to the pages of the book; as you read these will become natural places to stop and engage your audience. Pick and choose which cards you will discuss; there are plenty to choose from.
Can be displayed as a power-point as you read the text, can be used as open ended questions for ended of the week quizzes, tutor one-on-one practices, give to the parent who wants to do more at home practice, makes amazing sub-day plans; its uses are endless because answers (possible responses) are provided.