Introducing advance organizers with story telling!
teacher; When I was little my favorite memory was carving pumpkins with my family! We used to watch scary movies and carve our pumpkins. Now turn to your neighbor and tell them about your favorite halloween memory.
That makes me think about the time I...
Now that we've talked about our memories, please draw a picture of your memory.
I had my students tell stories of their favorite halloween memories to promote promote Marzano's strategy of advance organizers. They did a great job!