Structured English Immersion (SEI)
[Think Pair Share]
STEP 1 STEP 2
Take a minute just to THINK about Using your designated partner,
the question, prompt or PAIR up to talk about the answer
observation. each came up with. Compare
notes and identify the answers
you think are best, most
convincing, or most unique.
After talking in pairs for a few minutes, the teacher will call for pairs to
SHARE their thinking with the rest of the class.
Reporting a Group’s Idea
We decided/agreed that . . .
We concluded that . . .
Our group sees it differently.
We had a different approach.
Our idea is similar to/related to ________’s idea.
We agree with ________’s that . . .
Our idea builds upon ________’s idea.
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Sweetwater Union High School District: Office of Language Acquisition 7/8/2012