Tuesday, March 31, 2009
4/6/09 Reading Response 1
"An old donkey knows more than a young colt," (p. 55).
1. Do you agree or disagree? Support your answer with specific examples. Think about when this statement is true and when it could not be true.
2. Read the other students' responses and support the answers and ask them questions about their entries. Your goal is to extend their thinking. One idea should lead you to another. THINKING NEVER ENDS.
1. An ___________ knows more than a _______________ because _____________. For example ___________________________________.
*****Then keep adding examples to support your point.*****
*****ONE EXAMPLE IS NEVER ENOUGH*******
Sample Commentary Format
2. Dear ________,
I really like how you _________________. It made me think of _________________. Have you ever thought about ____________________? I could connect your answer and ____________ answer because ___________. Thank you for making me think . I can't wait to read your response.