It's All About Expression: Growing Independence and Fluency

In an engaging anticipatory set, the teacher uses several different strategies to activate prior knowledge about reading with expression, including using sentence strips (that must be prepped ahead of time) to show different moods. The class identifies different emotions conveyed as the teacher reads Where the Wild Things Are. In pairs, they then record themselves reading a book with and without expression, which the teacher also uses for assessment.

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