Looking for a way to improve your student’s academic conversations? We all know kids like to talk, so why not give them the chance to do it an organized and meaningful way? These cards are designed to fuel academic conversation surrounding fiction and non-fiction text.
Included in this pack:
40 different ELA discussion cards aligned to the CCSS ELA standards
CCSS aligned student self-checking rubric so students can rate themselves on their engagement in the discussion. Also includes a teacher column
-Blank self-checking rubric
Teacher quick check list so teachers can quickly assess their student’s progression in their speaking and listening standards through observation
“Chatting Rules” poster so students can know and understand the conversation expectations.
Blank “Chatting Rules” poster so you can come up with discussion expectations as a group
-Grade level CCSS alignment reference chart for discussion cards. .
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Key Words- student led disucssion cards, literacy discussion, classroom discussion, task cards, informational discussion