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ERIC Number: EJ617693
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1068-073X
Getting Started: Using Literature Circles in the Classroom.
Gilbert, Lori
Primary Voices K-6, v9 n1 p9-16 Aug 2000
Explains the author's organized yet reflective approach to getting her fifth-grade students to read in literature circles. Discusses her slow and thorough process of building a community, and teaching students to respond to literature. Discusses resources for literature circles, and describes the first literature circle in her classroom (after extensive preparation). Discusses the teacher's role and assessment of literature circles. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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