Reading Comprehension: A Close Look

Reading Comprehension: A Close Look

May 25-26, 2017
9:00 – 3:30
Location: Central Community College

Text Dependent Questions & Analysis in all K-12 Classrooms

Featuring Dr. Anita Archer

Dr. Archer will address the topic of “close reading” and how it can be implemented in ALL K-12 classrooms. Workshop participants will be able to:

* Define close reading
* Define text-dependent questions.
* Describe the relationship between text-dependent questions and close reading.
* Evaluate the quality of passage questions.
* Generate text-dependent questions that match Nebraska standards, and deepen understanding    during close reading of passages.

Persons taking this course for college credit will also be charged the ESU 9 registration fee and must attend both days to meet all grading requirements.

Stipends are available for Title II-A consortium member districts (Core Content Area and Sped Teachers if you are NOT taking it for credit). Title II-A consortium districts include: Adams Central, Blue Hill, Doniphan-Trumbull, Giltner, Harvard, Kenesaw, Red Cloud, Silver Lake, and Sutton.

Register online at: https://connect.esu9.org/workshops/SectionDetails.aspx?SectionID=871