Building Academic Literacy Through Text Discussion

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Building Academic Literacy Through Text Discussion

Building Academic Literacy Through Text Discussion

Listen to high school English teacher Jim Burke describe the importance of providing opportunities for adolescents to discuss text. He explains how he establishes a supportive environment for discussions and describes note-taking organizers he uses to help students prepare for text discussions. View the sample materials, Analyzing Speeches and "Four R" Notetaking Template, for more details.

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Adolescent Literacy > Text Discussion > See How It Works

Grade Level

Intermediate (4-6), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)

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