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Thick Questions

This site has downloadable posters for “Thick” and “Thin” questions.  Beth Newingham has also provided bulletin board ideas and question prompts to encourage “thick” questions.  If you have time, click on the “Home” link to find out more about her class, and to see how she organizes her classroom.  You can also get more information on how she manages “Reading Partnerships” in her classroom.