The proof is in the pudding...

The proof is in the pudding...

Probe for evidence to support inferences.

During classroom conversations, make sure students are reading the text and not reading the teacher's reaction to their answers. Ask How do you know to encourage students to provide text-based evidence for their inferences.

Learn more about creating an evidence-based classroom at the Literacy Retreat this June with Kristina Smekens.

Join Kristina Smekens for this year's Literacy Retreat in June. Sessions include:
  1. Redefine the Research Process
  2. Achieve Deep Synthesis
  3. Review Content with Engagement
  4. Raise the Bar on Conventions
  5. Scaffold Writing Skills
  6. Create an Evidence-Based Classroom


French Lick, IN
June 7-8, 2016

Shipshewana, IN
June 15-16, 2016

Chicago, IL
June 21-22, 2016