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Ha ha! Trust Me, Jack's Beanstalk Stinks!;The Story of Jack and the Beanstalk as told by the Giant (The Other Side of the Story) #readingforboys #storybooks

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Persuasive Picture Books

Writing: Persuasive

Three Little Pigs activity - literature connection. Build "houses" out of different materials and see if "The Big Bad Wolf" hair dryer can blow them down. Early engineering education!

Good mentor text for modeling point of view, for how to use context clues to figure out new words, and for using inference skills to predict and revise predictions about the plot.

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Fractured Fairy Tales: 7 Stories You Thought You Knew

"Fractured Fairy Tales" - classic fairy tales with a twist that kids love

Expanding sentences. Would love to do a foldable like this with grade-level revisions. 1. Add an adj/adv participial phrase. 2. Add a prepositional phrase. 3. Reorder/rearrange the sentence. 4. Improve the verb. 5. Include an appositive. 6. Write it as a compelling fragment. 7. Rewrite it as dialogue. 8. Change the point of view.

Great website that lets you read children's books online. 227 different books to choose from. so glad this was pinned. i had lost the site.

John Branyan - The Three Little Pigs- This is the BEST video EVER for showing text complexity. Perfect for teacher trainings or even students to demonstrate difference in texts. LOVE IT! You can even buy the picture book for use in your classroom.

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List of Recommended Chapter Books For Children

ng to find the time every evening to read together as my children near the teen years and have more evening activities. We have continued to make it a priority to read at least three or four nights of the week, and sometimes we’ll read earlier in the day if we know that our evening is going to be busy.