Pair of Aces? Match fun game play with playful, holiday adventure content to create better focus, promote language skills and comprehension development. The brief reading and testing combinations seem like pleasurable escapes to beginning readers. Goopy turns everyday living and learning into a leprechaun party for adults and kids. To maintain interest, activities are split between print and online media.
Net Neutrality Set the tone for home studies. Read the book, then leap into the online multiple-choice quiz. Click “Get Score” for the accurate answers and grade scoring. “Reset Quiz” restarts the session. Getting the right answers stimulates practice and builds test-taking skills. Give winners a sense of command over their education. Let them pick the next Goopy tale in the series.
Bright as a Feather? Create self-motivated young readers and improve early language development with catchy verse, meaningful content and tests of knowledge. Inject pleasure into homework with Goopy's St. Patrick Day book and accelerated explorations. Irish limerick verse offers welcome departure from boring, flat, age-based words in programmed frequencies and repetitions for classroom drills.
Back from the Future? Explore limerick verse, with which this St. Patrick's Day story is entirely written. Teach early learners how to put words together for pure enjoyment. Limericks are a rare and unique literary form of funny, lively and uncommon word patterns and rhythms. Attributed to the county of Limerick in Ireland, the rollicking style captures attention and promotes a lifetime of reading.
The future looks bright? Develop active, spirited connections with Goopy. His wit and antics add merriment to lessons. Kids read and re-read about his unusual haunts and capers. A willingness to read builds vocabulary and comprehension. Motivated readers actively engage. Youngsters want to do better in the presence of this ghost. As important life skills improve, children can graduate to his website articles.
Fine Print? Expose readers to the structure and meter of classic read-aloud verse. Deviation from routines may prompt kids to write collections of these delightful, humorous, rhyming poems. Tracking Goopy's high jinx is a spectacular way to get ideas. Encourage kids to rehearse, record and play readings for others. If they are shy about performing, adults can initiate the exercise. Listeners will hit replay.
Seeing Double? Follow the tale in rescue of a leprechaun. When the ghost changes form, thieves unwittingly lead him to the leprechaun's stolen pot of gold. It doesn't have to be St. Patrick's Day to have ghost, limerick and leprechaun fun. Goopy sparks artful daily imaginations and learning. Youngsters and adults of diverse cognitive styles and with varied literary interests enjoy completing his art.
Your favorite menu? Save limericks inspired by this holiday ghost in his St. Patrick's Day adventure. Whether written by adults or by children, these works of art should be treasured for generations. Consider this invitation from Limerick. It welcomes limericks back “home”. Accept the limerick challenge to develop language, reading, learning and writing abilities.
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