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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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Episode Description
Friday, Nov 9, 2012 - 2:00 AM    "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" Meet the eight teachers and their schools featured in the video programs. Learn the guiding principles through which they form their classes into engaged literary communities. Dr. Langer weaves the framework, talking about the ways effective readers interact with text and the ways teachers can foster this kind of learner. D

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More Making Meaning In Literature: A Workshop for Teachers, Grades 6-8 on IDAHO (PT)
Friday, Nov 9, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (IDAHO)

Friday, Nov 16, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (IDAHO)

Friday, Nov 23, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion" (IDAHO)

Friday, Nov 30, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 4. Diversity In Texts" (IDAHO)

Friday, Dec 7, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 5. Student Diversity" (IDAHO)

Friday, Dec 14, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 6. Literature, Art, and Other Disciplines" (IDAHO)

Friday, Dec 21, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 7. Assessment" (IDAHO)

Friday, Dec 28, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Workshop 8. Planning and Professional Development" (IDAHO)

Friday, May 31, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jun 7, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (IDAHO)

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