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Building Teaching Practices Pathway
Professional Practices Unit
Assessment Topic
Instructional Design and Planning Topic
Teaching Close Reading
Universal Design (Differentiation) Topic

Module: Teaching Close Reading

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.