Wednesday, March 5, 2008
Do you find that the students are not able to pick out important details? Show how to pick out the important word, phrase, picture or idea. Have the students think-pair-share and model for you what is the important word, phrase, picture or idea from a selection, video, or audio selection.
Use www.gothamgazette.com to get fast, quick, short selections on any subject area.
Click on the title and you will see handy-dandy handouts that will provide sentence starters to guide the students to determine what is important.