The Land I Lost Adventures of a Boy inVietnamhamletcultivatepassionmythologykarateOpen Court 5th Grade Unit 3 HeritageLesson 1 The Land I Lost Marco Ruiz / Melissa Lape Wilson Elementary
hamlet use context cluesThere were fifty houses in our hamlet, scattered along the river or propped against the mountainsides. I live in a small house in a tiny village. There are other small houses just like mine in the hamlet.hamlet a group of houses that make up a small village (p.180)Marco Ruiz Wilson Elementary
cultivate use context cluesDuring the six month rainy season, nearly all of us helped plant and cultivate fields of rice.Farmers throughout our country must cultivate their fields to provide a healthy crop.Marco Ruiz Wilson Elementarycultivate: to take care of something so it will grow (page 181)
passion use context cluesOne of her great passions was theater, and this passion never diminished with age. All of her life, my mother has had a passion for gardening. She loves to spend every spare moment planting flowers.passion - a strong feeling about something (page 184)
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mythology use context cluesShe knew Chinese mythology by heart, and the opera was often a dramatization of this mythology.Our class has been reading the mythology of the Greek god Zeus.mythology - a group of stories made up long ago to explain natural events or religious beliefs and customs (page 184)Marco Ruiz Wilson Elementary
karate use context cluesThe owner of the restaurant was too afraid to confront Michael, who is one of the best karate fighters in the area. I wanted to learn self-defense, so my friend suggested I take a karate class.karate - an Asian art of self defense (page 187)Marco Ruiz Wilson Elementary
The Land I LostStory Vocabulary Quizkaratehamlet passion mythology cultivatea group of houses that make up a small village__________to take care of something so it will grow_______________a strong feeling about something______________a group of stories made up long ago to explain natural events or religious beliefs and customs. ________________an Asian art of self defense________________________
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The Land I Lost Story Vocabularyhamlet a group of houses that make up a small villagecultivate- to take care of something so it will growpassion - a strong feeling about somethingmythology - a group of stories made up long ago to explain natural events or religious beliefs and customskarate - an Asian art of self defenseMelissa Lape Wilson Elementary
These words contain antonym pairs. antonyms deep shallowenter exitlead follow Who remembers what antonyms are?Name some more antonym pairs.Marco Ruiz Wilson Elementary
Cunningham Wilson ElementaryThese are words with the /e/ sound spelled ea.Can you think of other words that have this spelling of the /e/ sound?
These words show the /hw/ sound spelled wh.whinedwhereverwhen whale
Cunningham Wilson ElementaryWho can demonstrate the difference between the sound of a word beginning with w and one beginning with wh?
downtownmountainssurroundedhouseshoursThese words contain the /ow/ sound spelled ou and ow.Melissa Lape Wilson Elementary
My little brother whined and followed me wherever I went.
Cunningham Wilson ElementaryIdentify the words that contain the /e/ sound spelled ea.digraph - whIdentify and say the words containing the digraph wh.
I feared this seasons whole crop would be ruined by the heat.
Cunningham Wilson ElementaryIdentify the words that contain the /e/ sound spelled ea.The sound /e/ using ea
In downtown Seattle, we found ourselves surrounded by office buildings and many people.
Identify the words that contain the /ow/ sound spelled ow and ou./ow/ spelled ow and ou