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Episode 32 — Chicken Adventures

 

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Chatting About Books: Recommendations for Young Readers

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Grades K – 5
Podcast Series Chatting About Books: Recommendations for Young Readers
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Duration 12:55
Original Air Date Published March 17, 2011

Music in this podcast is provided by Freeplay Music.

 

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Grades   2 – 5  |  Lesson Plan  |  Standard Lesson

A Schema-Building Study With Patricia Polacco

Students use the Semantic Impressions and Possible Sentences strategies to write about Patricia Polacco's books Chicken Sunday and Rechenka's Egg, complete a character study, and write using a WebQuest.

 

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Calendar Activities

Grades   3 – 6  |  Calendar Activity  |  March 25

Celebrate Kate DiCamillo's birthday today.

After examining the characters in one of DiCamillo's stories, students write original short stories featuring animals as central characters.

 

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Podcast Episodes

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Barnyard Antics

Move to the beat with musical barnyard animals who live it up when the sun goes down!

 

Grades   K – 5  |  Podcast Episode

Adventures With Erica Perl

It's all about Erica Perl and her books in this podcast episode.

 

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