Closing in on Close Reading

Introduction to Close Reading Part 1
Close Reading - Annotating with iPads Part 2
Close Read - Annotating with Diigo Part 3

*5 Close Reading Strategies

Close Reading Exemplars

Creating Text Dependent Questions

GREAT Resource: Notice and Note: Stategies for Close Reading by Beers & Probst
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Text Complexity

Determining Text Complexity

Great Resource -

Critical Literacy ongoing learning process that enables one to use reading, writing, thinking, listening, speaking, and evaluating in order to effectively interact, construct meaning, and communicate for real-life situations.

Critical Literacy: A Lense to Learning
Learn NC
Think Critically
English Companion (various notetaking graphic organizers - Think in Threes)


Literacy Design Collaborative

LDC Resources