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    Unit 2 Lesson 7

    This week, we will be reading Old Yeller by Fred Gipson.  The genre of the selection is historical fiction. 

    The target skill is:  understanding characters.

     

    These are the vocabulary words that we will be learning.

     

    Vocabulary Word

    Definition

    romp

    An energetic and noisy way to play

    strained

    Stretched to the limit, either physically or mentally

    shouldered

    Carried the weight

    lunging

    Making a sudden forward movement

    wheeled

    Turned quickly

    frantic

    Wild with excitement or worry

    picturing

    Creating a mental image of something

    bounding

    leaping

    checking

    Limiting or controlling something

    stride

    The rhythm of your walking and the length of your steps

     

    1. steel
    2. steal
    3. aloud
    4. allowed
    5. ring
    6. wring
    7. lesson
    8. lessen
    9. who’s
    10. whose
    11. manor
    12. manner
    13. pedal
    14. peddle
    15. berry
    16. bury
    17. hanger
    18. hangar
    19. overdo
    20. overdue

     The Vocabulary test for Lesson 7 and Spelling test and packer for Lesson 8 are due on Friday, January 28th.

     

     

    Spelling practice is available in Vocabulary A-Z, and vocabulary practice is available in Wordwall.  Your child can access these sites through my virtual classroom in Google classroom.  The spelling packet is due on the same date as the test.