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Famous Americans

Famous Americans

22 short plays for building fluency / [editor: Mela Ottaiano] ; Scholastic Inc.

  • 348 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Inc. in New York .
Written in English

  • Fluency (Language learning),
  • Reading comprehension -- Study and teaching,
  • Children"s plays, American,
  • One-act plays, American,
  • Historical drama, American,
  • Drama in education,
  • Oral reading,
  • United States -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    Help build students" reading fluency and build awareness of important people in U.S. history through fact-based, original plays about 22 famous Americans. These read-aloud biographical plays provide kids with the repeated practice they need to read with speed, automaticity, and expression-the key elements of fluency. Background information, discussion questions, extension activities, and literature links round out this versatile resource. A great way to connect social studies content with reading.

    Edition Notes

    SeriesTeaching Resources
    ContributionsOttaiano, Mela., Scholastic Inc.
    LC ClassificationsLB1573.3 .F366 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23576256M
    ISBN 100545072166
    ISBN 109780545072168
    LC Control Number2009278951

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    Greatest African Americans is a biographical dictionary of one hundred historically great Black Americans (in alphabetical order; that is, they are not ranked), as assessed by Temple University professor Molefi Kete Asante in Author: Molefi Kete Asante. Famous African Americans ABC Book Subjects Language Arts U.S. History Grades K-2 Brief Description Help students create an ABC book with short biographies of famous African Americans in history.

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