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Purposeful Text Selection to Supplement Core Materials

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Katie Ranftle
March 18, 2014

Purposeful Text Selection to Supplement Core Materials

Listen to a literacy coach discuss text selection and watch her help a kindergarten teacher choose nonfiction texts to incorporate into core instruction. The coach emphasizes selecting texts that match instructional purpose and group size and that promote partner sharing.

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