This player/coach Socratic Seminar model is all about teamwork:
**Promote critical thinking by closely reading a shared text.
**Work as a group to create thoughtful and thought-provoking thematic questions.
**Promote civil discourse by having meaningful and powerful conversations
**Play a role - Inner Circle (Players) or Outer Circle (Coaches).
**Connect text to real life through questioning, supporting, refuting, or qualifying arguments with evidence.
**Worksheets for silent discussion, shadowing, and evaluation purposes.
**Student self-assessment and reflection.
Can be used with any text in any subject.
**10-silde editable PowerPoint presentation teaches students the nuts and bolts of Socratic discourse.
**4-page editable Word lesson plans and teacher directives.
**Outer Circle Evaluation Worksheet
**Student Reflection Form
Meets Common Core College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards: Speaking & Listening