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Literacy: Before, During, After Reading  

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Before Reading Teacher Moves: 1-5

1.  Identify Standards
     (Explain the Standards & Objectives)

2.  Select Texts for Skills & Content
     (Briefly introduce & talk About the Text)

3.  Identify Vocabulary Support
     (Explicitly Teach In-Text Vocabulary)

4.  Develop a Performance Task
     (Analyze & Mark the Performance Task)

5.  Bridge Prior Knowledge & Create Interest
     (Use Anticipation Guides, QuickWrites, etc.)

Teacher Move #3: Vocabulary


Teacher Move #4: Analyzing a Prompt


Teacher Move #5: Accessing Prior Knowledge, Predicting, & Generating Interest


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