Hey Superkiddos! This week we'll be working on captions. Do you know what captions are? Well, go ahead...guess!
Captions are words that tell about a photo or picture. Did you guess correctly?
I know how much most of us lovelovelove dogs, so I found this cool photo album with lots of good captions about dogs. Actually, all the information is in the captions!
Here's a challenge...what kind of information do the captions include? What are the words saying in every caption? Are there things that are NOT in captions?
Click here to check it out!
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