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Text Discussion One Step at a Time

  • Topics

    Reading Comprehension > Engage Students > Learn What Works
  • Grade Level

    Primary (K-3)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

In this interview, Dr. P. David Pearson, who served on the IES panel that created the Practice Guide, Improving Reading Comprehension in Kindergarten Through 3rd Grade, describes the value and benefits of text discussion and offers suggestions for planning, structuring, and supporting discussions.