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Mean Jake Goes to the Dentist

Video Overview
Jordan Hale of Hartselle wrote a story entitled "The Turtle's First Trip to the Moon." Hear the story and see his illutrations come to life in this video. >
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First Grade Writing Lessons
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Everyday Writing from Education World
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Scroll down for daily writing prompts with a monthly theme

Alabama State Course of Study for First Grade
English Language Arts
3.) Demonstrate vocabulary skills, including sorting words into
categories and deriving word meaning from context within sentences and paragraphs
4.) Read with comprehension a variety of first-grade narrative and
informational texts, including recalling information and retelling a story with beginning, middle, and end.
6.) Recognize a variety of narrative text forms, including fairy tales,
adventure stories, and poetry.
8.) Use complete sentences to address a topic or tell a story.
9.) Use periods at the end of sentences and capitalization at the
beginning of sentences and with the pronoun I.
10.) Use a word that names a person, place, thing, or animal as the
subject of a sentence.

Create a Writing Project
Read Write Think's "Interactive Printing Press" lets you create and print a project. The project can be a a booklet, a flyer, a newspaper or a brochure.

Alabama Course of Study
Alabama State Course of Study for First Grade English Language Arts 3.) Demonstrate vocabulary skills, including sorting words into categories and deriving word meaning from context within sentences and paragraphs 4.) Read with comprehension a variety of first-grade narrative andinformational texts, including recalling information and retelling a story with beginning, middle, and end. 6.) Recognize a variety of narrative text forms, including fairy tales, adventure stories, and poetry. 8.) Use complete sentences to address a topic or tell a story. 9.) Use periods at the end of sentences and capitalization at the beginning of sentences and with the pronoun I. 10.) Use a word that names a person, place, thing, or animal as the subject of a sentence.
More Episodes OF Reading Rainbow 2008

IQ Leaning Network

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Education Sponsors

IQ Learning Network
  • Alpha Foundation
  • Daniel Foundation of Alabama
  • Hugh Kaul Foundation
  • Monte L. Moorer Foundation
  • Sybil H. Smith Charitable Trust
Web-Interactive Field Trips
  • Alabama Humanities Foundation
    A state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Robert Meyer Foundation
  • The Stephens Foundation
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
e-Learning for Educators/ APT Learn Online
  • Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham
  • U.S. Department of Education
STEM Education Initiative
  • Ann & Alfred F. Delchamps, Jr. Charitable Fund
  • BBVA Compass Bank
  • Beverly and Gary Cooper Charitable Fund
  • Community Foundation of South Alabama
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
General Educational Support
  • Alabama Department of Human Resources
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Books-A-Million
  • Honda Manufacturing of Alabama
  • Publix
  • Wells Fargo
PBS Kids Programs
  • Alabama Power
  • Books-A-Million
  • Children's of Alabama
  • Publix
  • US Space & Rocket Center
American Graduate
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Southern Education Desk
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting