Biliteracy from the Start

Literacy Squared in Action- Discussion Questions

Book Study Twitter Chat- Part 1/ Day 1 of 2

Monday, Feb. 22nd, 8pm to Thursday, Feb. 25th, 8pm

This is an online event.

Join us on Twitter - #katybilingual

The chat will begin on Monday @ 8PM. Questions will be tweeted out several times during the day on Monday & Tuesday. You will have 24 hours to respond. You can think about it for several hours, you can find a blog post, a link, a video, or create a video response, reply to the question, and then respond to each other. When you are ready to respond just tweet out using the format : A1 “insert response here” #katybilingual.
The other 4 questions will be tweeted out on Wednesday and Thursday.

Discussion Questions- Monday & Tuesday

Chapter 1

1. What concepts from the theories underlying Literacy Squared could you bring to a professional learning community conversation regarding best practices for emerging bilinguals?

Chapter 2

2. What is the difference between oracy development in Spanish and English?

3. What methods from the chapter or other methods could you use to develop oracy?