Have you been working your way through Close Reading? If you haven’t heard a whole lot, it’s a method of doing a deep reading that’s come out through the Common Core. I think of it as reading closely; analyzing the text and how it’s written so it can be evaluated and discussed. Through this, students also become stronger readers and writers.
I’ve posted about a training I went to where we explored Close Reading. I also posted a free resource for doing a Close Reading of Miss Nelson is Missing. Click on the image below to head over to my blog post and read more.