Adolescent Literacy, Field Tested: Effective Solutions for by Sheri R. Parris, Douglas Fisher, Kathy Headley

By Sheri R. Parris, Douglas Fisher, Kathy Headley

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She also wanted them to realize that many times we as readers need to build additional background knowledge when reading and learning about new topics. Susan structured this lesson by using a familiar strategy, the K–W–L (What I Know, What I Want to Learn; What I Have Learned), which students do individually and in small groups, with a note-taking strategy called Interactive Notation System for Effective Reading and Thinking (INSERT; Vaughan & Estes, 1986). She had collected four articles for the students to read so they would gain deeper understanding of India.

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W  rite a response for the contest on “Achieving Goals,” telling about the experience of achieving a goal and the importance of that experience in your life. Be sure to include details in your response that help readers understand your experience and its importance. (p. 32) The first prompt is for grade 12, and the second for grade 8. The NAEP planners avoid the constraining suggestions of studies in Writing Next (Graham & Perin, 2007). They do not dictate how many details, what sorts of paragraphs, or which common elements of persuasion or exposition to include.

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