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  • Student-Driven Discussions in Social Studies

    Doing What Works

    Listen to a secondary teacher talk about how she scaffolds text discussion using pair-share, small group discussion, and large group share‐out activities. Hear her description of the gradual release of responsibility from teacher to student, with the end‐goal of student‐driven discussions. View the related sample material, Social Studies Pair-sharing and Discussion Guidelines.