A few days ago, a friend and colleague asked a question about using audio books in his reader’s workshop. It was a question that made me stop and think leading to a great conversation. In the past, I might have given a quick answer, but I’ve learned the power in slowing down and being curious. As the three of us talked, questions led to more questions.
What is the reader doing?
What does the reader need?
What is our purpose?
What do we do as readers? (more…)