Reflection: Discourse and Questioning Board Game Project: Introduction and Planning - Section 2: Any Questions? Open Forum for Clarification on Literature Circles

 

Students don't always know what to ask, let alone how to ask. I try to keep an "open" forum for the students, allowing them to build off of each others questions and ideas. Today is a perfect example, as students in one class took the opportunity to build off of each others' inquiry, asking clarification questions about one role, based on my answers for another role. This gave students the chance to hear the difference between the assignments. 

  Open Forums: Providing an Opportunity to Ask
  Discourse and Questioning: Open Forums: Providing an Opportunity to Ask
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Board Game Project: Introduction and Planning

Unit 6: Collaborative Speaking & Listening: Designing Identity in "The Catcher in the Rye" Boardgame
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Objective: SWBAT work with peers to set group norms and individual group roles for for their board game project by beginning a game design brief.

Big Idea: "You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality." -Walt Disney

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