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Talk About Understanding: Rethinking Classroom Talk to Enhance Comprehension
Talk About Understanding: Rethinking Classroom Talk to Enhance Comprehension by Ellin Oliver Keene 0325028397 9780325028392
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Talk About Understanding: Rethinking Classroom Talk to Enhance Comprehension by Ellin Oliver Keene

<p style=line-height: 150%;><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>Reading educationpioneer<b>Ellin Oliver Keene</b>demystifies comprehension instruction by describing <i>what it can</i><i>look like</i>when readers comprehend deeply and <i>what it can</i><i>look like</i>when teachers aim for this deep comprehension. This ground-breaking book is illustrated with video footage of Ellin modeling the reading instruction she describes. Here, you can watch Ellin use language and teaching moves that help students go beyond superficial reading comprehension to lasting understanding.</span></p> <p style=line-height: 150%;><i><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>Talk About Understanding</span></i><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>offers:</span></p> <ul style=list-style-type: disc; margin-top: 0in;> <li style=line-height: 150%;><b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>Outcomes of Understanding Markers</span></b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>-descriptions of the behaviors present when children understand a text deeply including ways to assess with and teach toward these outcomes.</span></li> <li style=line-height: 150%;><b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>Talk About Understanding Principles</span></b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>-suggestions to modify teaching language and teaching interactions to deepen childrens ability to comprehend.</span></li> <li style=line-height: 150%;><b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>From the Inside Video Segments</span></b><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>-classroom footage of Ellin teaching lessons that illustrate use of the Outcomes of Understanding markers and Talk About Understanding principles from the book.</span></li> </ul> <p style=line-height: 150%;><span style=line-height: 150%; font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;>Do your students understand their reading as deeply as they need to? <i>Talk About Understanding</i> has the guiding principles, the teaching suggestions, the carefully described outcomes, and the video support to help you teach your students how to comprehend, thoroughly and eagerly, the varied and complicated texts in the world around us.</span></p

Author: Ellin Oliver Keene

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 192

Publisher: Heinemann

Publication Date: 2012-01-17

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