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Welcome to the 57th Annual California Association for the Gifted Conference!
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Sunday, February 24 • 11:50am - 12:50pm
Zoom Out to Zoom In: Close Reading and Constructing Metaphors for Gifted Learners

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Let's take gifted learners outside the text with primary sources, personal connections, and extended metaphors to help find their way to a closer reading of the text. We'll make literacy both hands-on and personal on our pathway to finding deeper meaning in language. As participants in this session, we'll quickly work our way through an example unit using Lois Lowry's wonderful picture book, "Crow Call." Then we'll take a look at additional ways to help foster a closer reading of text--hands-on and interactive methods that will keep our readers engaged. Each participant will receive a full six-hour unit plan for "Crow Call."

Speakers
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Mark Hess

Teacher, Author, Consultant, Portable Gifted and Talented
Common sense in-services and lessons for uncommon kids and the adults who love and take care of them.


Sunday February 24, 2019 11:50am - 12:50pm
Chino Room

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