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Wacky Web Tales

Name: Wacky Web Tales Brief Description of the Site: Wacky Web Tales is a digital "Mad Libs" and a language arts link from Houghton Mifflin's Education Place at http://www.eduplace.com/main.html. It is useful for teaching and reviewing parts of speech in a useful and fun way. How to use the site: Students
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Brief Description of the Site:
Wacky Web Tales is a digital "Mad Libs" and a language arts link from Houghton Mifflin's Education Place at http://www.eduplace.com/main.html. It is useful for teaching and reviewing parts of speech in a useful and fun way.

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Students choose from prepared or student-written stories in a "Mad Libs" style. Students fill in parts of speech word blanks and use Parts of Speech help if needed. The result is a funny story created immediately online that students can print out and save. Students will enjoy the introduction or review of parts of speech. Teachers can assign Wacky Web Tales in a forty-minute computer lab or for a home assignment. Many students will want add their own contributions to the site.

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