Practical Approaches to Teaching Texts

Details

Whether you are planning to study a new text, looking for a fresh approach to teach an old one or simply seeking strategies to provide more variety in your teaching, this workshop explores engaging and effective ways to explore both fiction and nonfiction texts with your students.


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Learn strategies for engaging reluctant or resistant readers
  • Explore techniques for encouraging students to read deeper and work faster
  • Discover games and activities for helping students clarify their thoughts and address their misconceptions.
  • Discuss strategies for fostering more detailed and thoughtful written responses to texts

Additional Information

SKU CONF2020BAI
Session Session 2 - 11:00am - 12:45pm
Day Day 1
Topic Instruction/Pedagogy, Literacy

Whether you are planning to study a new text, looking for a fresh approach to teach an old one or simply seeking strategies to provide more variety in your teaching, this workshop explores engaging and effective ways to explore both fiction and nonfiction texts with your students.


Objectives and Outcomes

  • Learn strategies for engaging reluctant or resistant readers
  • Explore techniques for encouraging students to read deeper and work faster
  • Discover games and activities for helping students clarify their thoughts and address their misconceptions.
  • Discuss strategies for fostering more detailed and thoughtful written responses to texts