Achieve Close Reading in Technical Text

Achieve Close Reading in Technical Text

Students need to understand that readers dive into different texts for different purposes. Sometimes we read for entertainment. Sometimes we read to learn. But technical texts are read with another goal in mind–to execute something, to perform something, to...
Use Visuals to Support Content-Area Vocabulary

Use Visuals to Support Content-Area Vocabulary

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Create 3-D Study Guides

Create 3-D Study Guides

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Take Notes Visually

Take Notes Visually

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Write Letters from the Perspective of Concepts

Write Letters from the Perspective of Concepts

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