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RESEARCH-PROVEN to meet Common Core and improve literacy
This script is no nursery rhyme. Higher-level vocabulary is introduced, including " floe, perilous, traverse, naught, veritable, poignant, and brier.”
The packet also contains relevant Informational text including articles about the founder of the Yukon Gold Rush and a modern day gold prospector who struck it rich during the Great Recession.
Rhyme is a fundamental part of the National Literacy Strategy and students who act out rhyme in reading gain confidence in reading ability and achievement. In groups up to four, students each have a part in this rhyming script that aligns with the plot.
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