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Listening to Stories: "Catching the Moon"

1. add Tap the add button. 2. 👂 Listen to "Catching the Moon The Story of a Young Girl's Baseball Dream". 3. note Tap the notepad after listening to the story and answer these questions. - What was Marcenia's dream? - What obstacles did she have to overcome to make her dream come true? - Have you or anyone else in your family had to overcome obstacles to make a dream come true? - What did you think of this story? 4. mic Tap the microphone to read your answers. 5. check Tap the check to add to your journal. Optional: Listen to this story as a family and answer the questions together. Why Research tells us that listening to stories is important. It helps children learn to make “mental pictures” of what is happening in a story. It builds vocabulary and an understanding of how stories work.

3rd Grade, Reading, Home Learning, English Language Learners
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CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.1.1 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.1.2 Ask and answer questions about key details in a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.