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Information Circles: Expanding the Role of Literature Circles


Literature Circles have long been a foundation of literature response, but how might they work with informational texts? Information Circles bring the best of Literature Circles and nonfiction into one exciting support system for learning. This session will outline specific strategies to empower your circles with strategies for quality conversation and deeper comprehension.


Presented by: Linda Hoyt



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