Guided Comprehension: Evaluating Using the Meeting of the Minds Technique

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  • Aug 15 2010 7:23 PM

    Gail Zeigler

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This lesson, one of a series from ReadWriteThink, introduces students to the comprehension strategy of evaluating. Students learn how to evaluate information using the meeting of the minds technique, a strategy that teaches them to act out the opposing views of two or more characters in an oral debate or interview format. A link to an interactive Venn diagram is also found on this page. Several pieces of literature appropriate for use with this lesson are suggested.

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    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts

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