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First Grade Lesson 1: Children of Indian Folklore


  • Aug 7 2010 5:40 PM

    Mary Kay Monson


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In this lesson, from the Educator's Reference Desk, students explore legends and engage in creative-writing activities based on Tomie dePaola's books. The writing activities can be adapted to all grade levels.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 1

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis


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    Tool for: Administrators, Teachers, Parents


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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Discussions; Simulation; Brainstorming