Watch as Debra leads a reading lesson with a small group of kindergarten children. She invites each child to look at the pictures in the book and asks them 'open questions' about the story. Most importantly, she prompts the children to use their own words. Also, she asks questions starting with "which" and "where" to encourage communication. She encourages the children while supporting their ideas and concepts.

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