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Student-Directed Socratic Seminar Discussion Unit
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Student-Directed Socratic Seminar Discussion Unit

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Grade Level Grades 9-12
Resource Type Activity, Assessment
Standards Alignment
Common Core State Standards
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About This Lesson

This Socratic Seminar unit is designed to engage students in independent classroom discussions thorough the use of student-generated discussion topics and student-lead conversation. The resources include a brief introduction to Socratic seminars for teachers as well as the student materials needed for before, during, and after the Socratic seminar discussions. A discussion rubric and class evaluation template are also included for teacher assessment purposes. Aligned to Common Core State Standard: SL.9-10.1

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Files

Socratic_Seminar_Student-Directed_Research.doc

Activity
February 10, 2020
24 KB

Socratic_Seminar_Notes.docx

Activity
February 12, 2020
15.09 KB

Socratic_Seminar_Class_Evaluation_Template.docx

Assessment
February 12, 2020
14.69 KB

Socratic_Seminar_Discussion_Rubric.ppt

Assessment
February 10, 2020
141.5 KB

Socratic_Seminar_Final_Student_Reflection.doc

Activity
February 10, 2020
23.5 KB

Teacher_Introduction_to_Socratic_Seminars.ppt

February 10, 2020
2.86 MB

Standards

Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 9–10 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
5.0
10 Reviews
You are a mensch! I used it with gifted middle school. Great!
Adam Scimone
October 16, 2019
This is an excellent material for Debate Club as well as my seniors do debate on their homework topics and this brings a whole new vision into play. Thanks.
bobby.jones_3298941
October 15, 2019
Thorough and well done! Thanks for posting these templates for quick access and use.
FulbrighterDana
October 07, 2019
really helpful and of use
Aarti R
October 05, 2018
These materials are outstanding! Thank you so much for sharing...I really appreciate it! :-)
Tara Brown
April 29, 2018
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