Fantastic resource for teaching reading strategies to older learners! Delayed readers, special education, ESL/ELL/EFL, and adult learners will appreciate this LIVE Hamilton activity geared towards their age groups. Using the song "Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down)," readers will explore how punctuation alters voice when reading, and more importantly, how learning to read fluently enhances our understanding of the text as a whole. Includes:
-In-depth explanations of the concept of fluency, examples from the text, and closing discussion.
-Script of the lyrics optimized for the reader's theater format.
-an unlisted link to the LIVE PERFORMANCE of this song at the 70th Tony Awards to give students the experience of having dialogue read aloud.