How to Use Socratic Seminar in Middle or High School Classrooms

Posted by Emily Guthrie on Jun 12, 2013 7:55:55 AM

As English teachers, we are always looking for different strategies to engage our students in the core literature that we’re teaching. Today's strategy spotlight is on the Socratic seminar. I’ve used Socratic seminar with low and high level classes with tremendous success and it is always one of the high points on my annual student evaluation forms. It’s a great tool to have in your toolbox along with the other amazing resources and assessments from Simply Novel. Be sure to check back all summer for more strategies and freebies all year long!

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Topics: discussion, literature, socratic seminar, teaching reading, tips, classroom discussion

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