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Engaging with Literature

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Ages: 18 - 18
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Starting Out (Poetry)
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
Jonathan Holden begins exploring poetry with his fourth-grade class. He carefully guides them as they create and explore individual and rich envisionments of the text through discussion and writing. The class explores poems from "Baseball, Snakes, an... [more]
March 6, 2011 at 11:29 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Building a Literature Community
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
A combined class of fourth and fifth graders works in small groups to explore historical fiction. Latosha Rowley models an engaged role for the teacher as she circulates among the groups, asking questions to help take their discussions to another lev... [more]
March 7, 2011 at 12:10 AM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Book Buddies
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
Tim O’Keefe and his third graders meet with their Book Buddies, fifth graders in Julie Waugh’s class, in this classroom visit. The two classes have chosen to talk together about Chicken Sunday by Patricia Polacco. Over two days, the Book Buddies read... [more]
March 7, 2011 at 12:21 AM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Discussion Strategies
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
Barry Hoonan and his fifth- and sixth-grade cluster explore ways in which individual readers can help themselves enter the story world of a text. The group explores two different methods—using sticky notes in several different ways and mapping—which ... [more]
March 7, 2011 at 12:49 AM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Responding to Literature (Literature Groups)
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
Rich Thompson works with a small student group as they explore the text Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. Mr. Thompson becomes an active participant in their discussion, modeling ways in which students can take more active roles in classroom d... [more]
March 6, 2011 at 11:42 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Signposts/Envisionment Classrooms
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
This program introduces the principles that form the backbone of this video library—effective practices for engaging in literature. Dr. Judith Langer explains the characteristics that decades of research have shown to be most effective in building cl... [more]
March 6, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Sharing the Text (Literature Groups)
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
BJ Namba’s third-grade class works in book groups to connect with characters and perspectives offered by texts that portray unfamiliar situations. Ms. Namba interacts with the groups, demonstrating when to step in to the conversation and when to stan... [more]
March 6, 2011 at 11:59 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Finding Common Ground
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
Bileni Teklu works one-on-one with her fifth graders as she encourages them to interact with literature through careful conversation. Ms. Teklu encourages her students to think about what they enjoyed about their reading experience, and ways in which... [more]
March 7, 2011 at 12:37 AM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Voices in the Conversation
From learner.org, produced by Annenberg Media
A visit to Katherine Bomer’s fifth-grade class showcases techniques for involving all students in a classroom read-aloud and the ensuing discussion that follows. Ms. Bomer respectfully models, supports, and encourages conversations among students on ... [more]
March 6, 2011 at 11:17 PM
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Ages: 18 - 18
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Character Descriptions by Pat Pavelka
From YouTube, produced by Pat Pavelka
This four-minute video offers a character analysis assignment that uses adjectives with textual support.
March 30, 2012 at 09:46 PM
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