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Using Padlet with a novel study

Description: 

Students used Padlet walls to post thoughts/connections/questions about their reading of the historical fiction novel My Brother Sam Is Dead. Students were placed into small groups by teacher. Teacher created a Padlet wall for each small group. Group members were asked to post at least two comments per chapter of reading. 

Learning Targets: 
Reflect on metacognitive thoughts about literature.
Share ideas with peers and gain new perspectives from peers while reading literature.
Strengthen comprehension through sharing of ideas between peers.
Author: 
JNewcombe
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Licensing: 
Creative Commons Licence
Grade: 
Common Core Language Arts
Common Core Language Arts: