When I first learned about the app AutoRap I thought it would be a great classroom tool for getting students to read repeatedly. Whether I wanted them to practice sight words, academic language, or fluency passages- I knew this would be a way to get them to read again and again. AutoRap changes anything you say into a rap and sets it to music! They have songs for free, which I use regularly, but the rap we created, One Messy Food Fight, was not a free song. This lesson was a success in my middle school class, and it encompassed so many aspects of reading. I'll take you through the steps below:
Ms. Young is a teacher who wants to keep a record of what works!