Creative Dialogues: Talk for Thinking in the Classroom

Creative Dialogues: Talk for Thinking in the Classroom

by Robert Fisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415497272

ISBN-13: 9780415497275

Pub. Date: 07/31/2009

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Creative Dialogue is an essential guide to dialogic learning for every trainee and practising teacher. It presents practical ways of teaching children to be more thoughtful and creative,
and to learn more effectively through speaking and listening in school and at home.

The book includes:

  • practical ways to develop dialogic learning

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Overview

Creative Dialogue is an essential guide to dialogic learning for every trainee and practising teacher. It presents practical ways of teaching children to be more thoughtful and creative,
and to learn more effectively through speaking and listening in school and at home.

The book includes:

  • practical ways to develop dialogic learning across the curriculum
  • a guide to developing talk for thinking in the classroom
  • more than 100 activities for stimulating talk with children of all ages and abilities
  • advice on using dialogue to support assessment for learning
  • ideas for developing listening skills and concentration.

Written by a leading expert in teaching thinking, Creative
Dialogue
is essential reading for all who wish to understand and develop dialogic learning in education today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415497275
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/31/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Listening 2. Questions for Thinking 3. Creative Talk for Thinking 4. Critical Talk for Thinking 5. Talking to Learn 6. Talking Together 7. Extending Talk for Thinking 8. Dialogic Assessment 9. The Dialogic Future Further reading Index

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