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Deepening Text Analysis Through Academic Discussions (Video)

By Teaching Channel — February 01, 2017 1 min read

Viet-ly Nguyen, a 6th grade English teacher at Westlake Middle School in Oakland, Calif., uses academic discussions to allow students to share and compare their interpretations on social justice issues within a complex text. Engaging in academic discourse prepares students to begin writing well-developed responses.




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