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    Read notes from in-class lectures, my summation of our class discussion, and my additional musings.
    Add your own pages with topics or respond to the pages I set up.
    I hope that these pages are helpful! Let me know if you think of any ways these pages can be used and improved.
    I look forward to our work together.
    -Ms Rodriguez
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    these pages you will find a lot more information about what we talk about in class, in a topicallythat is created by students.
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    organized format. Hereby topic alphabetically. Let me know if you have any problems finding anything on this site by emailing me.
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    Here are my PowerPoint Presentations for Q1, Q2, and S2 so far:
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Saturday, June 4

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    Independent Reading Literary Circles
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    your reading.
    Please see below for a description of the literary circles. Many thanks to Jennifer Bernhard for materials that she created including "Reading Circle Rubrics", and "What Makes a Good Discussion" . Her originals can be found here.
    English 12 Literary Circles
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    In addition to your particular roles, each member of a literary circle should come with written responses to the following character question. These should be typed and at least one page long.
    How are the characters depicted? What do they say, or do that shows who they are? What do others say/do/think about them? What do they think of themselves?
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    Good Discussion?
    • Empathetic Listening: Give your complete attention to the speakers, showing the students in your group that you value their contributions.
    Use positive body language
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    Reluctant to ask relevant questions
    Unwilling to share ideas
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    Haroun and the Sea of Stories
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