Into the Book: Behind the Lesson is an unscripted professional learning series that features exemplary educators effectively teaching their students to be strategic readers.
In this episode, Cheri Polster, the district reading specialist, teaches a third grade class how to synthesize information while reading informational text.
Listen to Cheri answer questions about how she teaches the strategy in her classroom.
"Were the reading buddies intentionally planned, and how intentional was your matching of text to student?"
"When you walked around the room, what were you checking for?"
"How does your whole room instruction get balanced with other reading experiences?"