Plan & Ask Text-Dependent Questions

Plan & Ask Text-Dependent Questions

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Define Evidence Versus Just a Detail

Define Evidence Versus Just a Detail

Define Evidence Versus Just a Detail Mar 17, 2016 | [Reading] When asked to cite evidence for their thinking, many students simply pluck out miscellaneous words and phrases from the text thinking they are citing evidence. However, often these details are just...
Facilitate a Questioning Spirit

Facilitate a Questioning Spirit

Strong readers ask questions while reading. If your students aren’t engaged and wondering about their reading, then they aren’t thinking or comprehending the information. Questions lead to answers and overall understanding of the text. To cultivate a...
Color-Code Yes, MA’AM Facets

Color-Code Yes, MA’AM Facets

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