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Socratic seminar possible in 7th Grade?

Jan 9, 2017 10:57am

  • Social Studies
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    • Jan 26, 2017 9:26pm

      Funny you ask. I just was teaching my students how to's today. We did a mock discussion with a small article and outer circle observations. Take it slow, let them practice before a graded one. My advanced kids love it!

      • Feb 7, 2017 9:36am

        Yes- However, set the tone and layout ground rules prior to starting. As Heidi mentioned guide the first couple of sessions. Maybe even have a "script" of some sort to get them started.

        Here are Tch resources relating to Socratic Seminars: