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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Thoughtful Threads: Sparking Rich Online Discussions
|Grades||5 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Seven 45-minute sessions|
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
August Wilson's play The Piano Lesson invites students to ask a number of questions—big
and small. Students learn how to create effective discussion questions and then put them to use in student-led discussions.
Grades 6 – 12 | Strategy Guide
This strategy guide explains Socratic seminars and offers practical methods for applying the approach in your classroom to help students investigate multiple perspectives in a text.
Grades 6 – 8 | Professional Library | Journal
New literacies are here to stay. This article explores the use of e-books and online literature circles.