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Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song.

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Ages: 7 - 11
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Alex and the Sleep Monster (Narration With Words on Screen)
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A beautifully illustrated and rhyming bedtime story introducing "The Sleep Monster" who is good and needs the help of all children. Young Alex is full of questions about sleep. Why does he need it? How does sand get in his eyes? Where does the sun g... [more]
Found by teresahopson in RL.2.4
January 11, 2010 at 10:01 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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Robert Frost
From ambrosevideo.com, produced by Ambrose Videos
This 4:44 minute video is a narration of Frost's life, including the reading of his famous poem, Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening. A good video to show to students before the reading of Frost's works.
Found by freealan in RL.2.4
February 21, 2011 at 12:10 PM
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Ages: 5 - 18
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Emily Dickinson – Her True Self
From vimeo.com, produced by NEH
A biography that is easy for students to follow with some excerpts from her poetry. A must watch for students preparing to study her work. Historical insights as well.
Found by freealan in RL.2.4
January 17, 2011 at 03:17 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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"Still I Rise" Poem by Maya Angelou
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A reading of the poem "Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou herself.  A wonderful example of how a poet reads her poem from the soul. Also, a great example of using the voice to bring meaning out of a poem.  Collection of video and still photographs of the ... [more]
Found by ronna_37 in RL.2.4
July 12, 2009 at 07:34 AM
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Ages: 3 - 13
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Oh, The Thinks You Can Think! by Dr. Seuss
From YouTube
This video clip shows still images of the double-spread book pages with words and illustrations, so one could read along with the friendly female narrator.  (02:49)
Found by teresahopson in RL.2.4
July 21, 2009 at 05:29 AM
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Ages: 6 - 12
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"Jimmy Jet and His TV Set," Poem by Shel Silverstein
From YouTube, produced by A Comb and Two Foxes Productions
This video is a claymation of one of Shel Silverstein's poems about what happened to the boy who did nothing but watch TV. (03:01)
Found by teresahopson in RL.2.4
December 31, 2009 at 07:13 PM
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Ages: 3 - 8
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Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
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A video adaptation of the Maurice Sendak classic, narrated by an adult male.  Illustrations from the book appear page by page while the words from the book are read.  Some sound effects and background drum music.  Max is made King Of All Wild Things ... [more]
Found by ZG in RL.2.4
July 18, 2009 at 09:22 PM
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Ages: 7 - 18
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Oh, the Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
From YouTube, produced by Listening Library
Dr. Seuss's realistic, yet, encouraging advice about growing up, written later in his life, is read so very well by John Lithgow. This video shows still images of the book in double-page spreads. For the thinking child, and a confirmation for the mat... [more]
Found by teresahopson in RL.2.4
July 21, 2009 at 07:24 AM
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Ages: 4 - 10
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Love You Forever, (picture book) by Robert Munsch
From YouTube
In this story, a young woman holds her newborn son and sings to him lovingly, "I'll love you forever, I'll like you for always, as long as I'm living, my baby you'll be."  The story continues on through the entire life of this family.  This reading o... [more]
Found by ronna_37 in RL.2.4
November 22, 2009 at 12:32 AM
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Ages: 3 - 9
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Mouse Was Mad, picture book by Linda Urban
From astorybeforebed.com
The author, a Children's Choice Book Award finalist, reads her picture book, Mouse Was Mad.  The viewer can turn the pages of the book by clicking on them, and can read along with the author, who is seen in a side window, reading and talking to the v... [more]
June 6, 2010 at 01:48 PM
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