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Sentence stems are widely used by teachers, but what do we know about developing sentence stems and using them effectively? Sentence stems are intended to facilitate students’ participation in academic conversations and writing and support students to develop the language expected in school, but sometimes the stems do not provide the support intended. The authors explain how to develop supportive sentence stems.


This is the peer reviewed version of the following article: Rodriguez-Mojica, C. & Briceño, A. (2018). Sentence Stems that Support Reading Comprehension. The Reading Teacher., which has been published in final form at https://doi.org/10.1002/trtr.1705. This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance With Wiley Terms and Conditions for self-archiving.

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