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    • Gerald Ardito
      Gerald Ardito created a page 3x3 Instructions in the group ED 656 - Fall 2018
      3 x 3 Screencasts.  On a rotating basis across two cycles, different students will be charged with creating a 3X3 screencast that presents a synthesis of her or his group’s Responses to Readings. You get three minutes and three slides...
      • Gerald Ardito
        Gerald Ardito created a page Reading Response Instructions in the group ED 656 - Fall 2018
        Responses to Readings. It is easy to write poor responses to readings. Let’s be specific about what quality responses look and feel like in our time together. Most weeks, you will have read a few different assigned texts about a common...
        • Milani Machicote
          Milani Machicote published a blog post ED 656 Week 3 Reading Response in the group Group D
          Traditionally, the idea of literacy or being literate was reduced to the ability to read and write. However, with increasing technology and digital media we use literacy in a broader context. In order for our students to be career and college ready...
          • Joanmarie Reid
            Joanmarie Reid published a blog post Reid- Week 3 Readings in the group Group C
            Disciplinary literacy is content-specific instruction. It is a shift from the all inclusive strategies connected with literacy such as questioning, visualizing, and summarizing. Disciplinary literacy will allow students to structure their way of...
            • Alexandria Delaney
              Alexandria Delaney published a blog post Week 3 Readings in the group Group A
              • Alexandria Delaney
                Alexandria Delaney uploaded the file Week 3 Readings in the group Group A
                • Cindy Raoul
                  Cindy Raoul published a blog post Week 3 reading analysis in the group Group B
                  According to Biancarosa“the actual writing that goes on in typical classrooms across the United States remains dominated by tasks in which the teacher does all the composing, and students are left only to fill in missing information, whether...
                  • Tatyana Jackson
                    Tatyana Jackson published a blog post Week 3 Disciplinary literacy in the group Group E
                    Discipline based literacy is identifying and using specialized reading practices to understand, analyze, and interpret important ideas in discipline-specific texts. Research has shown that adolescent literacy should be discipline based to aid...
                    • Tatyana Jackson
                      Tatyana Jackson published a blog post Week 3 Disciplinary literacy
                      Discipline based literacy is identifying and using specialized reading practices to understand, analyze, and interpret important ideas in discipline-specific texts. Research has shown that adolescent literacy should be discipline based to aid...
                      • Rachel Richards
                        Rachel Richards published a blog post Week 3 Analysis in the group Group D
                        Rachel Richards E656 09/20/2018 Disciplinary base literacy is essential because each field of study has its purpose. At first, my initial thought it was just plain content reading. We all know reading is fundamental and many times in...
                        • Minh Pham
                          Minh Pham published a blog post Literacy in Context in the group Group D
                          Just to preface, this assignment is very difficult to do as a color-blind person. I apologize if I mess up the color-coding system.   What is disciplinary-based literacy?   According to Fang, disciplinary-based or content area...
                          • Rachel Richards
                            Rachel Richards published a blog post Week 3 Analysis
                            Rachel Richards ED 656 09/20/2018 Disciplinary base literacy is essential because each field of study has its purpose. At first, my initial thought it was just plain content reading. We all know reading is fundamental and many times in...
                            • Abdul Amunikoro
                              Abdul Amunikoro published a blog post Week 2 Analysis in the group Group A
                              From the Lynch article required for this week's reading as well as many others, it can be safe to say that that literature must be moving at the same pace of technology. It can be said for devil's advocate or for the sake of truth that our...
                              • Charlton Simmons
                                Charlton Simmons published a blog post Week 3 Reading Assignment in the group Group A
                                  Disciplinary-based literacy is the convergence of content specific knowledge and skills with the ability to read, write, and interpret text within the context of a specific discipline. The core belief behind disciplinary-based literacy is...
                                • Charlton Simmons
                                  Charlton Simmons uploaded the file Week 3 Reading Assignment in the group Group A
                                  • Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll
                                    Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll commented on the blog Xin's Week 3 Responses
                                    Hi Xin, Yes cultural and family values is surely missed. That plays a heavy role in the education of children. Also, preparing students for college and the workforce should be the primary focus, and if so all areas need to be addressed and...
                                    • Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll
                                      Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll published a blog post Week 3 Analysis in the group Group E
                                      When I think of disciplinary-based literacy I think of biological science having its own language. A complex language, and in order for students to learn the discipline they must have opportunities to learn the specialized reading. Science unlike...
                                      • Ashtyn Greenstein
                                        Ashtyn Greenstein published a blog post Week 3 Reading Analysis in the group Group A
                                        Literacy seems to always be a very hot topic in the educational world. My school’s instructional focus for this year is the following: By engaging with literacy-based strategies across content areas, students will experience a productive...
                                        • Xin
                                          Xin published a blog post Xin's Week 3 Responses in the group Group E
                                          It is a common believe that when students enter high school they are expected to have learned the basic skills and strategies for reading and comprehending text. During my first year tenure at my high school, I find that students who are still...
                                            • Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll
                                              Tamdeka Hughes-Carroll
                                              Hi Xin, Yes cultural and family values is surely missed. That plays a heavy role in the education of children. Also, preparing students for college and the workforce should be the primary focus, and if so all areas need to be addressed and...
                                            • Gerald Ardito
                                              Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Andrew Rohan's Week 3 Analysis
                                              Andrew, Very well done.