Archive for June, 2011

Missouri Reader Abstracts – Fall 2011

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Rebecca Rogers  Using Children’s Literature to Explore Social Class and Poverty in Times of Economic Crisis   Strains on the global economy and an economic recession in the U.S. offer a particularly ripe moment for literacy teachers to raise questions about the kinds of practices that prepare students for participation in dialogue about economic living […]

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New Chat with the Coordinator

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A Professional Book Review of Comprehension Through Conversation by Maria Nichols   Learning occurs when we have the opportunity to think WITH others.  (Peter Brunn)  "Thinking with others" usually comes in the form of talk … talking to learn.   Want to make a big difference in student achievement with a subtle change in your instruction?  Maria […]

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