ERIC Number: EJ671250
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Imagine This: Using Scenarios To Promote Authentic Discussion.
McCann, Thomas M.
English Journal, v92 n6 p31-39 Jul 2003
Suggests that using scenario activities can provide the means for training teachers to lead meaningful discussions. Provides sample scenarios and discusses how teachers model the process and adapt it to small and large group discussions. Contends that the power of discussion accrues over time when the conversation leads students to new and broader understandings. (PM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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