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urban myths

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Worksheets for urban myths
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Urban myth - Spider bite! (2283)
Eighteen-line shocker about a girl who gets bitten by a spider. Story ordering: 18 strips - can be reduced to12 by removing those marked*, or expanded to around 25 by cutting longer sentences. Paired dictation.


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Urban myth - madman on the loose (155)
Rather gruesome urban myth about a madman with a knife. Not for the faint-hearted. Cut-up story ordering task + gap fill.



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Urban legends reference pages (421)
Large and well-organized collection of short urban legends on wide range of topics. Carefully categorized and rated for veracity. Easy to use. Texts are genearally short and easily-adapted for classroom use.


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