In Pirate vs. Pirate: The Terrific Take of a Big, Blustery, Maritime Match by Mary Quattlebaum, Bad Bart and Mean Mo have contest after contest to determine who is the best pirate in the world. Who will win the epic battle? You'll have to read it to see...and we are guessing the ending will be a surprise to your students.
Possible Strategy Instruction:
- C: Use prior knowledge to connect with text.
- C: Make and adjust predictions, use text to confirm
- A: Use the picture...Do the words and the pictures match?
- F: Adjust and apply different reading rates to match text.
- E: Tune in to interesting words.