Tuesday, October 10th, 2017


  • Take out your Socratic Prep
  • Take out a piece of paper
  • Complete the launch questions


Socratic Expectations

  • One mic
  • Positive language
  • Have a conversation (ask questions, build on ideas)
  • The better the conversation, the better everyone’s grades
  • Your outside circle participation affects your overall grade

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017


  • Take out your Socratic materials


Socratic Prep Expectations

  1. Need evidence for all questions
  2. Cannot use the same evidence twice
  3. Cannot use same source more than twice
  4. Can work together with your table partners, but cannot copy answers


Partner Practice

  1. Partner A reads question 1 out loud
  2. Partner B answers the question
  3. Partner A adds on to Partner B’s answer
  4. Switch and repeat for questions 2, 3, 4

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017


  • Complete the before reading on the next page of your packet


Partner Read Instructions

  1. Partner A reads a chunk out loud
  2. Once finished, Partner B gives instructions on what to annotate
  3. Both partners make same annotations
  4. At least 3 annotations per chunk
  5. Partner B reads next chunk
  6. Repeat process for the rest of the reading, then complete the quickwrite

Done early? Lit Circle or make-up work from yesterday.