The teacher's guide to leading student-centered discussions : talking about texts in the classroom (Book, 2006) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The teacher's guide to leading student-centered discussions : talking about texts in the classroom

Author: Michael S Hale; Elizabeth A City
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Engage and enlighten students by skillfully guiding them through thought-provoking classroom discussions using these straightforward strategies. Aligned with the principles of Paideia and Socratic seminars, and packed with real-life examples, this teacher-friendly resource highlights the fundamentals of planning for text-based discourse, the four key factors that shape the teacher's decision-making during  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hale, Michael S.
Teacher's guide to leading student-centered discussions.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)734935525
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael S Hale; Elizabeth A City
ISBN: 1412906342 9781412906340 1412906350 9781412906357
OCLC Number: 62281809
Description: xiii, 120 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Getting started: the science of leading discussions --
Becoming a skillful facilitator: the art and magic of leading student-centered discussions --
Improving student-centered discussions --
Resource A: Training guides --
Resource B: Reproducibles.
Other Titles: Leading student-centered discussions
Responsibility: Michael S. Hale, Elizabeth A. City.

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"Practical and beneficial to teaching and learning in today's world ...the book provides good strategies for helping teachers facilitate meaningful academic discussions in the classroom setting." -- Read more...

 
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Great practical guide for leading Socratic seminars

by Socratonic (WorldCat user published 2017-02-10) Excellent Permalink

This is a good practical guide to expanding your active learning strategies to include engaging classroom discussions. Rather than an abstract theoretical piece, this well-researched work from veteran Paideia Socratic seminar practitioners includes content for the beginners and veterans alike, including...
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