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The alternative approach is the transactional or participatory approach to subject-matter learning (Alvermann, 2002; Wade & Moje, 2000). Through this approach, teachers facilitate domain learning by providing opportunities for adolescents to engage in classroom structures that promote peer interaction and increase the likelihood that students will begin to construct the knowledge for themselves. When teachers employ this approach, they provide students with a variety of texts, including linear or traditional texts, nonlinear or hypertexts, and the texts of peer-led discussions to explore the content of a particular domain.