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H. Lesson 8

Lesson 8

The Harvest Birds FOLKTALE
by Blanca Lopez de Mariscal --- illustrated by Linda Cane
*Access Student Book start on pg. 254
Target Vocabulary: harvest, separate, ashamed, borders, advice, borrow, patch, sersious
Vocabulary Strategy: Multiple-meaning words
Phonics Skills: Silent letter kn, wr
Comprehnsion Skills: Conclusions -- use details to figure out ideas that the author doesn't state
Comprehension Strategy: Infer/predict -- use clues to figure out more about the selection
Written Language:
Commas in a Series
-Use a comma in a series of three or more nouns.
    ex. Anne, Marie, and TJ do no like beets.
-Use a comma in a series of verbs, just as with nouns.
    ex. The children talked, sang, and cheered.
Silent Letters
Tic-Tac-Toe Menu -- see attachment at bottom of page

1. itch

2. wreck

3. knee

4. patch

5. wrap

6. knot

7. watch

8. knife

9. stretch

10. write

11. knew

12. knock

13. match

14. wrong

15. know

16. catch

17. wrinkle

18. knuckle