Title: CTR: LIVELY DISCUSSIONS: FOSTERING ENGAGED READING
The authors offer practical, classroom-based strategies teachers can use to promote literacy development by allowing their students to play a larger role in their own development as readers. The book presents many examples of children engaging in discussion activities that emphasize collaboration, constructing meaning, and using different types of texts to arrive at new understandings. Through these activities that foster peer interaction, children develop discussion skills that allow them to explore new ideas within the supportive environment of their peers. 296 pages
Media ID: 33297
Publisher: International Reading Association, Inc.
Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult