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The Close Reading Handbook: Implementing Close Reading in Your Classroom

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Close reading took the world of education by storm when it was linked with the Common Core Standards. Suddenly, close reading procedures were mandated by school districts nationwide, and the close reading style of thinking appeared on standardized testing.

In this packet, you will learn…

o a working definition of close reading

o the history of close reading

o the difference between close reading and other forms of reading instruction

o how to implement close reading in the classroom

o how to create quality questions for close reading lessons

o example close reading lesson plans for informational and narrative texts

o a mini poster to guide students in answering text dependent questions

o a bibliography of peer reviewed journal articles for further reading

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