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Lead your students toward mastering content-specific knowledge and literacy skills with engaging activities such as creating raps, scripts, and discussion questions. Reading, Writing, and Rhythm: Engaging Content-Area Literacy Strategies uses innovative approaches to teaching content-area material by integrating the arts, rhythm, and rhyme into instruction.
By using rhythm and rhyme to teach specific materials, students will be more likely to retain information, master content, develop literacy skills, and meet standards goals. The strategies in this book will not only motivate teachers to use these innovative educational approaches, but they will help students begin to master content knowledge and literacy skills, thus building a new-found confidence and excitement of literacy learning.