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Introduction to Socratic Seminars. Challenging Students to Think for Themse lves. “Wisdom begins in wonder.”. “Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time.”. “The secret of managing a team is to keep the four guys who hate you away from the five guys who are still undecided.” .

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introduction to socratic seminars
Introduction to Socratic Seminars

Challenging Students to Think for Themselves

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“The secret of managing a team is to keep the four guys who hate you away from the five guys who are still undecided.”

socratic seminars help to develop
Reading skills

Writing skills

Listening skills

Speaking skills

Test-Taking skills

Critical Thinking

Initiative

Classroom Community

Originality

Self-Respect

Self-Confidence

Socratic Seminars Help to Develop:
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Access to Today’s Materials

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Socratic Seminars

Transmission of Facts

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Socratic Seminars
  • To enlarge understanding of issues, ideas, and values.
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Dialogue: An exchange of ideas or opinions.

Debate: To engage in argument by discussing opposing points.

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“Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.”

Questioner: What does he mean by rational?

Responder: I think he means logical.

Questioner: How is logical different from rational?

Responder: One way is by using steps.

Questioner: Explain how using steps is rational.

Responder: It is reasonable to use steps.

Questioner: Can you give examples when to be reasonable uses steps?

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The Process of Socratic Seminars

Prep Work

Seminar

Reflection

prep work
Prep Work
  • Read the text carefully, like you would when reading a love letter.
  • Highlight the phrase or sentence in the text which:
    • is your favorite
    • is most ambiguous
salvador late or early reflection
Salvador Late or Early - Reflection
  • What did you observe about:
      • the other participants?
      • theprocess?
      • yourself?
      • the leader?
sandra cisneros
Sandra Cisneros
  • Caramelo (2002)
  • Loose Woman: Poems (1994)
  • Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories (1991)
  • My Wicked Wicked Ways (1987)
  • The House on Mango Street (1983)
maturity
Maturity

Adulthood; full development.

about revenge reflection
About Revenge - Reflection
  • What did you observe about:
      • the other participants?
      • theprocess?
      • yourself?
      • the leader?