Nicky loves reading - Poem, Mount Everest, leads students into believing the poem is about the mountain, as a result of the title and picture clues. Students adjust their predictions while reading and after reading, when the poems actual main idea suddenly changes. The poem used the exaggeration device about a teenage girl growing a pimple on the morning of prom night.
The product includes an individually written poem, and teacher guided reading card that help illicit student responses.
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