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Making Meaning In Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8

Making Meaning in Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8 offers teachers practical ways to help their students form rich and informed interactions with literature. Eight teachers from around the country talk about the ways in which they encourage students to become active and effective readers, building strong mental muscles as they place themselves in the world of a text, form impressions of the work, and pose questions that help push their understandings further.

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Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 - 1:00 AM    "Workshop 8. Planning and Professional Development" In order to grow in their careers, teachers need a great deal of sustenance. In this program, the teachers talk about the ways in which they fulfill this need as they develop individually and as members of a professional community. The group invites us into their classrooms to look at the way they have grown professionally, stimulated by their peers, their membership in professional organizations, and their willingness to seek out new thinking on literature and teaching literature. D

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Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 8. Planning and Professional Development" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Workshop 8. Planning and Professional Development" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 9. Starting In September...." (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Mar 2, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Workshop 9. Starting In September...." (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 19, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 19, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 26, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Oct 26, 2013 - 12:00 PM "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

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