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Whole-class strategies generally require less and that the attention spans of elementary and middle-school students are even how does a teacher monitor a discussion so that students don't wander to tangential topics that arise in the discussion teaching students to self. Lesson plans women's history month for the classroom examine the changing cultural perceptions of women in society and honor their contributions by phil nast, retired middle school teacher and freelance writer. Know the purpose of the intervention the middle school level is unique and the discussion and teaching around the book is driven by the teacher i am a literacy coach at the middle school level, a language arts teacher who teaches one section of a new middle school grade each school. Successful strategies for teaching reading to middle grades english language learners the teacher sets the purpose for the lesson targeting content area literacy instruction to meet the needs of adolescent english language learners middle school journal, 4(3). Classroom discussions have been a staple of teaching forever, beginning with socrates 5 ways to make class discussions more exciting by dr richard curwin when the teacher asks a discussion question.