Common Sense and the Common Core – Creating Text Dependent Questions

Take a moment to learn from teacher educators at Fresno Pacific University.  These short videos are built to encourage teachers to use their common sense as they implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) into their curriculum.

A few more resources for teaching with text dependent questions …

Writing Higher Order Questions from the Teaching Channel, Grades 6-8

Guide to Creating Text Dependent questions for Close Analytic Reading Questions

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