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Tall Tales Literature Study

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This is a literature study that will have your students excited about reading. It also is a great integrated unit that blends well with social studies standards. Featured is:
2 anchor charts
8 vocabulary cards for display
bookmark checklists
Craftivities and activities to go with Paul Bunyan, Johnny Appleseed, Pecos Bill, Johnny Appleseed, Davey Crockett, and Swamp Angel
Hyperbole matching sheet to understand exaggerations
Tall Tale I have, Who Has?
Tall Tale Superlatives with yearbook for making a class book
Independent hyperbole practice for making a class book
5 journal entries relating to tall tales
5 reader response sheets
Assessment for end of the unit

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43
Answer Key
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On  December 9, 2012The Literacy Garden (TpT Seller) asked:
I just purchased your unit on Tall Tales. You have many great ideas. Before I leave feedback, I wanted to let you know of a typo on the examples of hyperbole worksheet. You have "Faster than the SEED of light instead of SPEED of light. I would appreciate it if you could let me know when you have uploaded a corrected version.
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Tall Tales Literature Study
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Tall Tales Literature Study