Close reading allows students to deepen their understanding of a text through careful investigation. In this module, teachers will learn to plan and execute an effective close-reading lesson in a way that can be applied to language arts or any other content area.
In this module, you will:
Define “close reading” and identify the common elements of a close reading lesson.
Identify common misconceptions associated with close reading, and how to avoid them.
Explore the process of planning and evaluating a close reading lesson.