Rules for the graded discussion:

•The Moderator is in charge.
•Students may use their books and journals during the discussion.
•Students must wait for the moderator to call on them.
•Students must raise their hands for the Moderator to call on them.
•Students may not make rude, insulting or otherwise disparaging comments about other student’s comments, questions or answers.
•Comments and questions have to be about the book.
•Everyone must be able to hear you.
•The Moderator can call a “prove it.” This means that the student speaking must provide evidence to back up the point she is making.The use of page numbers may be required.
•If you don’t talk, you will receive no credit.