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Building Reading Comprehension Through Think-Alouds

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Grades 6 – 8
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Two 45-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Laurie A. Henry, Ph.D.

Lexington, Kentucky

Publisher

International Reading Association

 

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Community Stories

 

CALENDAR ACTIVITIES

Grades   7 – 12  |  Calendar Activity  |  February 1

Langston Hughes was born in 1902.

Students examine the poem "Dreams" and identify metaphors in each sentence. Groups of students then compose poems with metaphors for dreams.

 

 

COMMUNITY STORIES

Using Think-Alouds to Get Inside Langston Hughes' Head

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