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"Understanding Disciplinary Literacy"

Duration: 45:01 | Grades 5-12

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About this session

Teaching students to employ discipline-specific reading strategies is the focus of this session featuring Kristina Smekens. This session is ideal for mixed departments of secondary content-area and English/language arts teachers who are ready to ramp up the rigor of literacy integration.

GRADES 5-12
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline45 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Recognize highly-specialized thinking
  • Teach reading in tandem with content
  • Teach reading in tandem with content (continued)
  • Model expert thinking
  • Model Expert Thinking (Continued)

About this session

Teaching students to employ discipline-specific reading strategies is the focus of this session featuring Kristina Smekens. This session is ideal for mixed departments of secondary content-area and English/language arts teachers who are ready to ramp up the rigor of literacy integration.

GRADES 5-12
Questions: Contact webPD | 1-888-376-0448

Outline45 Minutes

  • Let's get started!
  • Let's get started! - Handout
  • Recognize highly-specialized thinking
  • Teach reading in tandem with content
  • Teach reading in tandem with content (continued)
  • Model expert thinking
  • Model Expert Thinking (Continued)