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Weasler and the Big Purple Blimp - Evan Nicholas Leary

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A video of Evan Nicholas Leary's award winning book. >
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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 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

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