Text Complexity & Close Reading
November 18, 2013
8:30-3:30, at PSESD in Renton, Cost $100, 2-5 grade staff – 5.5 clock hours
This training is being repeated on February 28
Teachers are being challenged to provide “Regular practice with complex text and its academic language.” In this interactive session participants will dig deeper into what complex text is through the exploration and use of a variety of tools and rubrics for analyzing text complexity as well as strategies for supporting the use of complex texts and close reading with all learners. This session is geared for teachers in grades 2-5 grade as they prepare students to meet the expectations of the Common Core State Standards. Participants should come with a laptop, tablet or smart phone as well as 2-3 texts that they use in their classroom.
Registration now: https://register.psesd.org/class_info.php?CID=35438