Building Fluency Through Practice & Performance: Grade 1

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Teacher Created Materials, Apr 11, 2008 - Education - 128 pages
Increase student fluency levels through repeated reading of traditional poems, songs, reader's theater, and monologues. Based on Dr. Timothy Rasinski's important fluency research, these books are ideal for ELL students. ZIP file includes audio recordings of the songs, as well as the songs presented in PowerPoint for whole class participation.
 

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Contents

Humpty Dumpty
70
I Had a Little Turtle
72
Im a DinglyDangly Scarecrow
73
Little Miss Muffet
74
My Puppy
75
Never Play with Fire
76
Stop Drop and Roll
77
The Four Seasons
79

The Cats Run Away
21
Little Jack Horner
22
Here Are
23
The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
24
Little Tim Spratts Pet Rat
25
Animal Chorus
26
Alphabet Rhyme
27
The Railroad Cars Are Coming
28
Song Lyrics
29
I Hear Thunder
30
Are You Sleeping?
31
Head and Shoulders Knees and Toes
32
Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush
33
Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush cont
34
Go Tell Aunt Rhody
35
Hush Little Baby
36
Go Round and Round the Village
37
The Bear Went over the Mountain
38
John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt
39
Shell Be Coming Round the Mountain
40
The Hokey Pokey
41
AHunting We Will Go
42
Salute the Flag
43
Readers Theater Scripts
44
We Are Four Coins
45
Tumbling
46
The Ugly Duckling
47
George Washington the First
48
Fairy Tale Woes
49
Seven Continents Cheer
50
Seven Continents Cheer
52
March of the Months
53
The Oak and the Reeds
55
Animals from A to Z
57
Come Little Rabbit
64
Days of the Week
65
Good or Naughty?
66
Merry Christmas
67
Happy Hanukkah
68
Gung Hay Fat Choy
69
The Littlest Worm
80
Little Brothers
81
The Boy and His Bath
82
One Two and the Echo Choir
83
The Ant and the Dove
85
Oops
86
Five Crispy Pancakes
87
Slow and Steady Wins the Race
89
Blow Wind Blow
92
Snug in a Rug
94
One Two Three Four Five
95
The Classroom Clock
96
Baa Baa Black Sheep
97
The Chair
98
Rain
99
Ride Away
101
A Little Bird
102
Little Boy Blue
103
The Brave Old Duke of York
104
Inside Outside Upside Down
105
If
106
The Pie
107
Jump
108
Ten Fat Hot Dogs
109
Summers Over
110
Miss Polly Had a Dolly
111
Five Little Squirrels
112
Where Go the Boats?
113
The Postman
114
Good Better Best
115
Billy Billy
116
Six Wise Mice
117
The North Wind
118
Three Little Kittens
119
The Little Red Hen
121
On a Stormy Night
124
Works Cited
126
Index
127
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Page 20 - Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall: Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the King's horses and all the King's men Couldn't put Humpty Dumpty in his place again." "That last line is much too long for the poetry," she added, almost out loud, forgetting that Humpty Dumpty would hear her. "Don't stand chattering to yourself like that," Humpty Dumpty said, looking at her for the first time; "but tell me your name and your business.
Page 23 - There was an old woman who lived In a shoe, She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.
Page 25 - The Lion and the Unicorn were fighting for the crown: The Lion beat the Unicorn all round the town. Some gave them white bread, some gave them brown: Some gave them plum-cake and drummed them out of town.
Page 21 - Little JACK HORNER Sat in a corner, Eating a Christmas Pie : He put in his thumb, And pulled out a plum, And said,

About the author (2008)

Timothy Rasinski, Ph.D., is a Professor of Literacy Education at Kent State University. He is the author of several best-selling books and numerous articles on reading education, word study, and reading fluency. He is a popular and frequent presenter at reading and literacy conferences nationwide. His research is cited by the National Reading Panel in the development of Reading First, and he is currently coeditor of the Journal of Literacy Research.

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