Inquiry-Based Discussion

Content Areas:
Reading, Writing, and Communicating
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Teacher Quality Standards

  • QS I: Teachers demonstrate mastery of and pedagogical expertise in the content they teach.
    • Element C: Teachers demonstrate knowledge of the content, central concepts, inquiry, appropriate evidence-based instructional practices, and specialized characteristics of the disciplines being taught.
  • QS III: Teachers plan and deliver effective instruction and create an environment that facilitates learning for their students.
    • Element F: Teachers model and promote effective communication.

This video shows a 7th grade ELA class participate in an inquiry-based discussion about To Kill a Mocking Bird.