Writing Higher Order Questions- This is an interesting website about implementing the higher- order questioing technique. There is a short video to view with good information. This is formulated for a sixth-grade class but there are many ideas that could be adjusted to be used in an elementary classroom.
It was 1963, and 16-year-old Bruce McAllister was sick of symbol-hunting in English class. Rather than quarrel with his teacher, he went straight to the source: McAllister mailed a crude, four-question survey to 150 novelists, asking if they intentionally planted symbolism in their work. Seventy-five authors responded. Here’s what 12 of them had to say.