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Jackie Mitchell:  The Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth

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Cari Wilson - author

Students speakers:  Kaley, Luke, Jaylin, Exavion, Kaitlyn, Trip


R. L. Young Elementary  Talladega City Schools


Using an interview format, students relay information about Jackie Mitchell, the girl who struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig.  A picture of Jackie Mitchell introduces the interview, with transitions resembling a Vintage newscast.  After the interview, students present children's literature about Jackie Mitchell.

Length: 02:48

Content Areas: English/Language Arts, Social Studies

Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:

[ELA2015] (4) 33: Paraphrase portions of a text read aloud or information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally. [SL.4.2]


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