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Discussions are a key part of university life although you may lack confidence initially when speaking in a group discussion, your confidence will grow as you understand more about how to participate in discussions, and learn some formulaic language such as giving opinions, agreeing and disagreeing and asking for clarification.
The development of conversational skills and etiquette is an important part of socialization one element of conversation is discussion.
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13 strategies to improve student classroom during discussion these 10 anchor charts will reinforce your students’ skills when it comes to finding and using. Teaching students how to discuss as well as participating as an active member of the discussion, requires skills that many students have not yet developed.