We are using this blog site to discuss the book and our ideas. Comments and sharing about your experience in the classroom are always welcomed here.
We decided to gather a group of colleagues to read, question, discuss, adapt and apply the ideas from Comprehension and Collaboration: Inquiry Circles in Action by Stephanie Harvey and Harvey "Smokey" Daniels. We know that learning is inherently social for both students and teachers so the benefits of taking time to engage with colleagues will help clarify and enrich our own ideas. In this way, we can advance our practice with kids.
We are a diverse group of teachers in the book study club:
Louise Robitaille is a retired Special Education Resource teacher and Literacy Coach. Follow on Twitter-@robitaille2011