DSUSD Language Arts

2013-14 CCSS Literacy Initiative

All teachers will implement close reading strategies to promote student comprehension of complex grade-appropriate literary and informational texts through:

(a) cognitively rigorous levels of text-dependent questions,
(b) structured collaborative conversations, and
(c) evidence-based writing 


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