Sample Summer Reading Discussion Outline

Time Topic Notes
1:00-1:10 Welcome and Introduction of FacilitatorsGround Rules
1:10-1:25 Participant Introductions Pair-share,Name, Dorm, From, Interesting thing so farMove from 2-4
1:25-1:30 Perceptions of Book Card pass-like/dislike
1:30-1:50 Small Group discussion
1:50-2:00 Large group share
2:00-2:10 Reflection (individual) Select a sentence from book or discussion question list and write your thoughts (4-6 sentences )Tell students they will share this in a small group
2:10-2:25 Group Share Share perspective – make comments on other member’s perceptions
2:25-2:35 Large group share
2:35-2:40 Key Takeaway Write down 1 key take away thought, idea, etc from discussion
2:40-2:50 Group share
2:50-2:55 Large group share Make sure to provide time for members to thank each other
2:55-3:00 Evaluation