Foster fluency and comprehension with students in grades 2-3 using Partner Read-Alouds: Tall Tales. This 64-page book contains high-interest, low-readability passages that make reading fun. It includes 11 leveled stories, each for 3 days of reading together. Day 1 provides an opportunity for teachers to discuss new vocabulary words and the elements of tall tales. Day 2 allows for students to read, switch roles with their partners, and complete the Checking for Details question sheet. Day 3 instructs students to switch roles again and complete the Thinking About the Story question sheet. The book supports NCTE standards.Background This story is based on the tall tale of how Pecos Bill met his bride, Slue-Foot Sue, an adventurechasing ... Prereading Activity: Building Vocabulary Before reading the story, review these vocabulary words with your students: catfishanbsp;...
|Title||:||Tall Tales, Grades 2 - 5|
|Author||:||Debra Olson Pressnall|
|Publisher||:||Carson-Dellosa Publishing - 2012-01-03|