Read Like a Detective: Close Reading Strategies in Grades 4-8: No Fee for CKEC Member Districts; Non-member Districts: $35

Thursday, July 23, 2015 from 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM

  • Presenters: Lisa King and Keith Lyons
  • Target Audience: Teachers grades 4-8, instructional coaches, special educators
  • Description: Teaching students to “read like a detective” and use textual evidence to support their thinking is a key component of College and Career Readiness. This session will focus on strategies for teaching close reading skills to students, ways to promote rereading of text and deeper thinking in the classroom.   Participants will have opportunities to practice writing text dependent questions for close reading, selecting texts that support close reading and engaging students in the process.
  • PGES Connections: 1D, 1E 3B, 3C, 3D, 4E

Location: CKEC Training Center