RL.4.2

RL.4.2. Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.

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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.4.2
January 11, 2010 at 10:01 PM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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Tim Burton - Vincent (English)
From YouTube, produced by Rick Heinrichs
This video made by famous producer Tim Burton, brings a poem to life in only a way Mr. Burton can.  The poem is about a young boy with a very active imagination who pretends to be Vincent Pice.  The poem also makes a couple of references to Edgar Ala... [more]
Found by jswan86 in RL.4.2
March 17, 2012 at 09:52 PM
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Ages: 5 - 10
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Gullah Tales: The Little Red Hen
From knowitall.org, produced by ETV
Students will read and listen to Aunt Pearlie Sue’s animated Gullah version of the traditional folktale "The Little Red Hen." Storytellers are important people in most cultures. They entertain, educate and pass on the history of their culture. Often ... [more]
Found by Mrs Jefferies in RL.4.2
June 8, 2012 at 03:32 PM
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Ages: 5 - 10
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Gullah Tales: The Jealous Bragging Turtle
From knowitall.org, produced by ETV
Students will read and listen to Aunt Pearlie Sue’s animated Gullah version of the traditional folktale "The Jealous Bragging Turtle." Storytellers are important people in most cultures. They entertain, educate and pass on the history of their cultur... [more]
Found by Mrs Jefferies in RL.4.2
June 8, 2012 at 03:25 PM
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Ages: 3 - 9
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The Jumblies
From WatchKnow, produced by WatchKnowLearn
This video version of The Jumblies, written by Edward Lear, includes text, narration, and pictures.  It is part of the suggested reading materials listed on the CoreStandards.org website for grades 2-3. (05:30)
Found by begamatt in RL.4.2
February 8, 2012 at 03:46 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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A Summary of Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
From YouTube, produced by Video SparkNotes
This video is a quick and easy Huck Finn synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the novel. The video includes cartoon animation along with a narrator.  (09:15)
March 22, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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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.4.2
July 12, 2009 at 07:34 AM
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Ages: 15 - 18
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Video SparkNotes: William Golding's  Lord of the Flies Summary
From YouTube, produced by SparkNotes
This is an excellent ten-minute review of this book. It explains the symbols and the human element. There are some words that are used that some students may not understand as well as some of the motives.
Found by freealan in RL.4.2
January 17, 2011 at 11:22 PM
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Ages: 5 - 8
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Beauty and the Beast: An Animated Storybook
From speakaboos.com, produced by Speakaboos
This selection is an animated storybook of the classic Beauty and the Beast.  The words of the story appear on each page and are read with great emotion.  (11:38)
September 3, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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Ages: 9 - 15
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"Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out" Poem by Shel Silverstein
From YouTube, produced by Shel Silverstein Books
Students will enjoy this classic poem by Shel Silverstein. This would be a great resource to help with a creative writing project especially using descriptions. The very end appears to be cute off. (2:50)
Found by porter1526 in RL.4.2
June 24, 2012 at 07:52 PM
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