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Digging Deep: Thought Provoking Literacy and Literature Instruction (Grades 6-12)

    01/23/2019 08:30:00

  • Location: Visalia
  • Address: 7000 W Doe Avenue, Suite A, Willow Room


This interactive workshop will have secondary teachers digging deep into high impact literacy and literature instruction that will take their students on a literary journey like never before. Teachers will learn how to create a learning environment that values dialectical discourse and the joy of moving way beyond surface understanding of a text.

During the two-day workshop teachers will:
  • Discover the power of dialectical discourse
  • Discover how to utilize literary criticisms to engage students
  • Discover how to take students deeper into a text and their own writing
  • Discover the power of rhetorical choices
  • Discover how to create high impact literary units that engage all students at a deeper level through debate, critical literacy, and creative expression
Each participant will receive a copy of Jim Burke’s Uncharted Territory.

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