ERIC Number: EJ596920
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Initiating Literature Circles in a First-Grade Bilingual Classroom.
Martinez-Roldan, Carmen M.; Lopez-Robertson, Julia M.
Reading Teacher, v53 n4 p270-81 Dec-Jan 1999-2000
Describes how the authors introduced and organized small-group literature discussions in a first-grade bilingual class. Discusses the four most frequent types of student responses in discussions: living through the experience; looking closely at text and illustrations; exploring social issues; and making connections (to other books, life experiences, and oral stories). (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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