Teach Explicitly–I do, You Watch & Listen

Teach Explicitly–I do, You Watch & Listen

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Execute Mini-Lessons in 4 Steps

Execute Mini-Lessons in 4 Steps

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Go Beyond a Model; Reveal a Think Aloud

Go Beyond a Model;
Reveal a Think Aloud

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Demonstrate Expert Thoughts with Think Alouds

Demonstrate Expert Thoughts with Think Alouds

Students are required to do so many different types of thinking. The college and career-ready standards ask students to compare and contrast, to analyze and judge, to evaluate and discern. They also have to rationalize and explain their thinking with evidence and...