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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
Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 - 3:00 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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Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 8, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 1. Introducing Our Literary Community" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 2. Encouraging Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 3. Going Further In Discussion" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 29, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 4. Diversity In Texts" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 29, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 4. Diversity In Texts" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 6, 2012 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 5. Student Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 6, 2012 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 5. Student Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)

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