Based on years of research by Tim Rasinski he firmly believes in children learning nursery rhymes from long ago and I have to agree. Many students today can sing the song, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, because we have replaced them with so many other text that have the lack luster vocabulary children are needing so much today!
This file that I have created has the ability to help your children and students read fluently, increase their comprehension, and increase their vocabulary from a small range to a deeper and wider range.
Check out the table of contents below!
Table of Contents:
Pages 3-5 Poster Size Directions
Pages 5-7 Poem
Pages 8-21 Activity1: Put the poem in order (2 ways with phrases or
Pages 22-27 Activity 2: Put the story in order based on a sequence of
events and students can make their own mini book of, Little
Pages 28-30 Literary Vocabulary Cards
Page 31-36 Activity 3: Have the students match the story
elements and text dependent questions
Pages 37-38 Poetry Notebook Poem
Pages 39-41 Poetry Assessment
Pages 42-51 Writing Response and Craft for Boys and Girls
Pages 52-53 Reading Fluency Over Poem Assessment
Page 54 Special Thanks!
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