Primary Source Fluency Activities: Expanding & Preserving the Union

Front Cover
Teacher Created Materials, 1. juuli 2005 - 192 pages
Featuring letters, speeches, songs and poems including Waiting for the Pony Express and Grant's Memoirs, this book provides primary sources and activities to help teach important fluency strategies. While discovering historical people and events during the period of America's expansion, students make content-area connections, develop fluent and meaningful oral reading, and develop vocabulary and word decoding skills. Included with each text is a history connection, a vocabulary connection, and extension ideas. 192pp.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

IV
15
V
32
VI
45
VII
55
VIII
59
IX
72
X
85
XI
95
XIII
115
XIV
126
XV
134
XVI
145
XVII
155
XVIII
169
XIX
180
Copyright

XII
105

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2005)

Wendy Conklin, M.A. Ed., is an award-winning author, editor, educational consultant, and teacher. She trains teachers in staff development workshops across the country, writes curriculum, and teaches diverse groups of children.

Bibliographic information