Course 5040

Increasing Comprehension with Close Reading in Your Classroom

As a result of participation in this course, participants will: 

  • Use provided prompts specific to close reading to describe assumptions and insights of practitioners, researchers and self, including how the information relates to professional educational practice.  
  • Design or revise a lesson to help students demonstrate understanding of a signpost.  
  • Prepare an activity for students to collaborate with one another in close reading discussions. 
  • Implement a text-dependent questions protocol. 
  • Develop an action plan to challenge the status quo related to close reading.


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