Close Reading 201: Craft and Structure
1-Day Institute

During this training, participants will deepen their practice around the Close Reading for Meaning method. Assuming a strong foundational understanding of Close Reading for Meaning Day 1, this session will focus heavily on craft and structure, transferable teaching and short written response. Participants will come away with:

  • A deep understanding of how to plan for and teach the Close Reading for Meaning method across a 3-day cycle
  • Robust opportunities for planning and practice
  • A strong understanding of how to select craft and structure “moves” in each text
  • The passion and tools to make craft and structure instruction come alive in classrooms in a way that is both transferable and engaging
  • Proven methods for making the teaching of short written response transferable and engaging
  • Clear and efficient frameworks for studying student work around craft and structure
  • Lavinia Group’s latest thinking and resources on the teaching of Close Reading for Meaning

WHO SHOULD COME: This training is designed for K-8 leaders and teachers who are ready to take their practice of the Close Reading for Meaning method to the next level.

PREREQUISITE: Close Reading for Meaning 101

October 14, 2020

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. ET

Zoom Video Conference (this session will take place virtually)

PRICING: $800 per participant