Preparing for a Discussion: Lesson for Kids


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When preparing for a discussion, why is it a good idea to read the text more than once?

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1. What does it mean to be thorough in your reading?

2. Bookmarking specific parts of a text can prepare you to locate information quickly during a discussion. Which of the following is NOT a good way to bookmark?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet assessment is a handy tool for helping you determine how much you understand about ways to prepare for discussions. You will be quizzed on specific tips and strategies for this preparation and why they are important.

Quiz & Worksheet Goal

When you take this quiz, you should be ready to:

  • Explain why it is important to read a text at least twice before having a discussion
  • Discuss what it means to be thorough in your reading
  • List ways to bookmark parts of a text
  • Describe the importance of locating evidence in the text to support discussions
  • Note the importance of keeping a journal about the text you have read before starting a discussion

Skills Practiced

  • Explaining information - make sure you can read about why it is important to use evidence from the text you have read during a discussion and explain it correctly
  • Remembering details - remember ways that you can bookmark certain parts of the text you are reading
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about reading a text twice and keeping a journal about what you are reading

Additional Learning

The lesson titled Preparing for a Discussion: Lesson for Kids will discuss more details about this topic. You will read about the following:

  • Types of text that can start a discussion
  • How to use evidence from a text to support your side of a discussion
  • Ways you can start journaling about text you are reading