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In Search of the Novel:Teacher-TalkNovel

Subject: Re: Class size and the Socratic seminar

From: Eric (ericlinda@capcity.com)
Date: Tue Apr 11 2000 - 22:06:13 EDT

Sue-- Direct your question to Diana Russell at Yorktown High School, Arlington, VA.
She is the one teaching Mockingbird in the video, and she has about 30 students.
Eric Christenson

Sue Olive wrote:

> I need some suggestions on how to conduct a Socratic seminar when I have classes
> that range from 28-30 students. On the videos the classes have seemed rather
> small, but that may be due to camera angle. Any suggestions on seminars in
> large classes?
> Sue Oliver
> ---------------------------------------------
> Academy School District Twenty 20Mail


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