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So far, my favorite is the Oprah Winfrey interview.  My students LOVED it.  We read a book then interviewed the main characters.  Of course, they volunteered for the parts.  I was Oprah so I led the interview.  Then the 'audience' asked questions.  It only took about 5 minutes and definitely increased story comprehension.

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Great strategy, Siggley
What a great idea ~ thanks for sharing. Will let you know how it goes when I try it. As I teach in an ESL context, I love any teaching strategy that also encourages oral language development at the same time. Thanks!
I love this idea! Thank you. I will try it with this week's story.



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