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Tell me

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Talking about a book helps a child find the heart of a story, make sense of a string of facts, and understand complicated ideas. Aidan Chambers proposes an approach for discussing books so children learn to talk well about what they've read. Indeed, not only talk well, but listen well. And not just about books, but about other things. For the Tell me approach ultimately helps children learn to clarify ideas for themselves and to communicate with others. It is, in short, a basic step in applying knowledge and articulating meaning.

Tell Me offers practical information about book talking in the classroom, explaining some of the processes and outlining the ground rules developed by teachers and others who work with children and books. From their experience he has formulated a Framework, a repertoire of questions that assist readers in speaking out their reading.

Good condition showing signs of reading but no annotations or damage to pages.

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Author(s):
Aidan Chambers
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14 cm
Edition:
1996
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
157110030X
ISBN-13:
9781571100306
Number of pages:
120
Publisher:
Stenhouse Publishers
Title:
Tell me

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Talking about a book helps a child find the heart of a story, make sense of a string of facts, and understand complicated ideas. Aidan Chambers proposes an approach for discussing books so children learn to talk well about what they've read. Indeed, not only talk well, but listen well. And not just about books, but about other things. For the Tell me approach ultimately helps children learn to clarify ideas for themselves and to communicate with others. It is, in short, a basic step in applying knowledge and articulating meaning.

Tell Me offers practical information about book talking in the classroom, explaining some of the processes and outlining the ground rules developed by teachers and others who work with children and books. From their experience he has formulated a Framework, a repertoire of questions that assist readers in speaking out their reading.

Good condition showing signs of reading but no annotations or damage to pages.

Author(s):
Aidan Chambers
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
21.5 x 14 cm
Edition:
1996
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
157110030X
ISBN-13:
9781571100306
Number of pages:
120
Publisher:
Stenhouse Publishers
Title:
Tell me

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