How to Teach Close Reading through Prose
An online course for educators
What is Close Reading?
This course is appropriate for educators of grades K-5 students. The course will include research, rationale, and basic implementation of close reading as it is used to analyze prose. Educators will view related websites to gain a clearer understanding of Close Reading and the importance of multiple rereads for text complexity. Educators will be required to view related videos, reflect using a social media platform, and to lead one Close Reading session with their students.