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  1. Dec 2017
    1. teaching academic conversation skills in the classroom promotes equity since students who are less exposed to these school-like terms at hom

      Classroom content conversation teaches ELs how to converse about their learning in other contexts: home, clubs, work, community.

    2. conversations is to improve and build content understandings in the core disciplines. As one seventh grade student said, “I didn’t know what I knew until I talked about it.

      Students need to rehearse orally before writing.