The Power Of Our Words For Middle School: Teacher Language That Helps Students Learn

The Power Of Our Words For Middle School: Teacher Language That Helps Students Learn

  • Publish Date: 2016-04-27
  • Binding: Spiral-bound
  • Author: Responsive Classroom
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When the language we use with our students is positive, clear, and purposeful, our classrooms are transformed. This practical book focuses on five types of positive teacher language:

  • Envisioning languagehelp students see themselves reaching goals and making positive contributions
  • Reinforcing languagerecognize students' efforts so they can build on their success
  • Reminding languageprompt students to take more responsibility for their learning
  • Redirecting languageget students back on task quickly
  • Open-ended questionsbuild critical and creative thinking skills

Book features:

  • Guidelines for using each type of language
  • Practical tips to strengthen your use of language
  • Numerous examples to use as models
  • Charts to help you track your progress

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