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Talk moves

Classroom talk is a tool used in teaching and learning to support students in making sense of complex ideas. Through dialogue students describe observations, explain thinking and make meaning.

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Year level(s) Foundation, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching strategies
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Classroom talks
Keywords Instructional routine

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NSW Department of Education


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