Title of Video: Mama: They Don’t Make Them Like They Use To
Length of Video: 2 Minutes
Black History/Personal/Adult/3rd & up
Personal story as written by Josie of a few hilarious memories of she and her Mama!
Education Standards For: Mama: They Don’t Make Them Like They Use To
MAMA: THEY DON’T MAKE THEM LIKE THEY USED TO
(Written by Josie S. Bailey)
ELA, Middle school – Reading/literacy standards related to Recalling key details; Understanding theme; Characterization; Plot Development; Plot structure and setting; analyzing the Narrator and point of view; Use of Metaphors and Symbols. Writing, speaking, Listening standards when used in conjunction with Josie’s teacher writing/discussion guides – Standards related to Writing about/discussing your opinion about the story; participate in collaborative conversations; Confirm understanding of information presented orally.
ELA, High School - Reading/literacy standards related to Recalling key details; Characterization; Theme; Types of stories or literature; Plot Structure and development; Understanding point of view of narrator, characters and listeners; Understanding of words and concepts, including figurative, connotative and other meanings. Writing, speaking Listening standards when used in conjunction with Josie’s Teacher writing/discussion guides – Standards related to Analyzing a point of view of cultural experience reflected in a work; Writing an opinion about a story; Writing a narrative to develop imagined experiences or events based on the story; Confirming understanding of information presented orally. Back to List of Videos