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Group Discussion Guide -- While you Read--

After reading the article silently for the gist, read it againtogether

Group Discussion Guide -- ​ While you Read ​ -- After reading the article silently for

Each member reads a paragraph aloud. As you read you can pause, or a member can say “pause”, to ask questions & make comments such as:

What does that word mean?

I didn’t really understand that part/sentence

So, what they are saying is …..?

That reminds me of…

I agree, because...

True. Another example is when…

That’s an interesting point…

That connects to ….

While you read you can annotate the text Circle new words Underline and number the main arguments or key words/phrases Use asterisk * to mark important points Draw arrows to parts of the text and write a comment

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Discussion Rules:

Make eye contact when speaking and listening

Listen to others respectfully. Be polite

Takes turns to speak

Speak and encourage others to speak (“What do you

think?”)