11Fluency: Pitch Listen as I read “Blame It on Hades.” As I read, notice how I use pitch to dramatize characters’ voices.Be ready to answer questions after I finish.
12Fluency: Pitch What were some effects of Demeter making the earth hot? What does this myth say causes fall and winter to happen each year?
13Concept Vocabulary barren – not able to produce crops – plants grown or gathered by people for their usesprout – to produce new leaves, shoots, or budswilt – to become limp and bend down; to wither(Next Slide)
24Vocabulary Words draft – current of air etched – engraved; a design or drawing on a metal plate, or glassfascinated – interested greatly; attracted very strongly; charmedfrost – moisture frozen on or in a surface; feathery ice crystals
25Vocabulary Wordsparlor – a room for receiving or entertaining guests; sitting roomterror – great feartimid – easily frightened; shy
26More Words to Know drab - not attractive; dull; monotonous hermit – person who goes away from others and lives alonehypnotized – put into a condition resembling deep sleep in which the person acts on suggestions(Next Slide)
31katy watcht the stranger, when he first arrived at the farm Katy watched the stranger when he first arrived at the farm.the unhappy stranger hurryed. To leave the farmThe unhappy stranger hurried to leave the farm.
32Action and Linking Verbs Mr. Bailey drove home. The stranger was scared.Drove is a verb that shows what Mr. Bailey was doing. It is an action verb. It is also called a transitive verb because it is followed by an object, home.Was tells something about the stranger. It is a linking verb. It is also called an intransitive verb.
33Action and Linking Verbs The main word in the predicate of a sentence is a verb. Words that show actions are called action verbs. Most verbs show actions you can see. Some verbs, such as think and understand, show actions you cannot see.Action Verbs: Mr. Bailey hit a stranger with his truck. He regretted the accident.
34Action and Linking Verbs Linking verbs do not show actions. They tell what the subject is or what the subject is like. Common linking verbs are forms of the verb to be, such as am, is, are, was, and were. Verbs such as seem, appear, become, and feel can also be linking verbs.Linking Verbs: The man was alive. He seemed very strange.
35Action and Linking Verbs Find the verb in each sentence. The Stranger is an unusual story.isIt describes a very odd event.describesThe Bailey family lives on a farm.livesMr. Bailey struck a man with his truck.struck
36Action and Linking Verbs Find the verb in each sentence. He brought the man home.broughtThe stranger was silent.wasHe appeared completely healthy.appearedThe stranger changed the weather.changed
37Action and Linking Verbs Find the verb in each sentence. He became very unhappy.becameStories like this are fantasies.are
38Action and Linking Verbs Find the verb in each sentence and tell if it is an action or linking verb. Animals trusted the strange man.trusted, actionThe stranger watched the geese in the sky.watched, actionHe seemed sad.seemed, linking
39Action and Linking Verbs Find the verb in each sentence and tell if it is an action or linking verb. On the last day, the stranger hugged everyone in the family.hugged, actionThe Baileys were very kind to him.were, linking
42What is mysterious about the man Mr. Bailey strikes with his truck? TuesdayQuestion of the DayWhat is mysterious about the man Mr. Bailey strikes with his truck?
43Today we will learn about: Context CluesCause and EffectAsk QuestionsCompare and ContrastVocabularyFluency: Echo ReadingGrammar: Action and Linking VerbsSpelling: Adding –ed and -ingScience: Fall in the United StatesThe Seasons
47Fluency: Echo Reading Turn to page 275. As I read, notice how I change my pitch to convey the differences in the whispered speeches of Mr. and Mrs. Bailey.We will practice as a class doing three echo readings of this page.
49as the days become shorter trees changing to red and orange As the days become shorter, trees change to red and orange.what beautiful colors the trees turn in octoberWhat beautiful colors the trees turn in October!
50Action and Linking Verbs A verb is the main word in the predicate of a sentence.Action verbs show what someone or something does.Linking verbs tell what the subject is or is like. They link, or join, the subject to a word in the predicate.
53WednesdayQuestion of the DaySince the stranger’s visit, how is fall on the Bailey farm different from nearby farms?
54Today we will learn about: Cause and EffectAsk QuestionsCompare and ContrastVocabularyFluency: PitchGrammar: Action and Linking VerbsSpelling: Adding –ed and -ingScience: Seasons and CropsThe Seasons
57Fluency: Model Pitch Turn to page 277. As I read, notice how I pitch my voice for the third-person narrator’s text and then raise it slightly higher for Mrs. Bailey’s speech.Now we will practice together as a class by doing three echo readings.
59september and october is my favorite munths September and October are my favorite months.i love to watch the gooses flew southI love to watch the geese fly south.
60Action and Linking Verbs A verb is the main word in the predicate of a sentence.Action verbs show what someone or something does.Linking verbs tell what the subject is or is like. They link, or join, the subject to a word in the predicate.
61Action and Linking Verbs Replacing linking verbs that are forms of the verb to be (am, is, are, was, were) with action verbs can make writing stronger.Example: The stranger was cold. The stranger shivered.Review something you have written to see if you can improve it by replacing linking verbs with action verbs.
64ThursdayQuestion of the DayWhy do you think some birds fly south in the fall while others stay all winter?
65Today we will learn about: Expository Nonfiction/Text FeaturesReading Across TextsContent-Area VocabularyFluency: Partner ReadingGrammar: Action and Linking VerbsSpelling: Adding –ed and -ingScience: Seasons Across the GlobeSeasonal Animal Behavior
68Fluency: Partner Reading Turn to page 277.Read this page three times with a partner. Adjust your pitch to reflect how you think the narrator and Mrs. Bailey should sound and offer each other feedback.
70fall is mr baileys favorite Season the days grow shorter but the air is fresh and cleenThe days grow shorter, but the air is fresh and clean.
71Action and Linking Verbs A verb is the main word in the predicate of a sentence.Action verbs show what someone or something does.Linking verbs tell what the subject is or is like. They link, or join, the subject to a word in the predicate.
72Action and Linking Verbs Test Tip: One way to tell a linking verb from an action verb is to look at what follows. If an adjective after the verb modifies the subject, as in “Apples are delicious,” then the verb is a linking verb.
73Action and Linking Verbs Examples: The stranger was cold. (Cold is an adjective; was is a linking verb.He seemed scared. (Scared is an adjective; seemed is a linking verb.)
76What changes in nature take place in the fall? FridayQuestion of the DayWhat changes in nature take place in the fall?
77Today we will learn about: Build Concept VocabularyCause and EffectIllustrator’s CraftContext CluesGrammar: Action and Linking VerbsSpelling: Adding –ed and -ingThe Seasons
78Cause and EffectCauses and effects are related. An effect is what happens. A cause is why it happens.Sometimes clue words, such as because and so, signal causes and effects. Other times you must figure out the causes and effects for yourself.Sometimes a cause has more than one effect.
79Illustrator’s CraftAn illustrator is a person who creates the art for an article or book. The illustrator makes choices about how to draw or paint for the text.Art can help you understand the setting, characters, mood, and plot of a story.Sometimes the art shows additional details or information that are not in the text.
80Context CluesWhen a word you don’t seem to make sense in a sentence, it may be a multiple-meaning word. Look for context clues and predict other possible meanings.Write two meanings for each multiple choice word and circle the meaning used in the story.
81Context Clues Word from Story Meaning 1 Meaning 2 lying (p. 274) direction (p. 278)tagged (p. 279)seasons (p. 281)might (p. 283)
82AlmanacAn almanac is a reference book published each year. It contains calendars, weather information, dates of holidays, and charts and tables of current information, such as populations of cities.A table of contents at the front lists main topics in the order they appear.
83AlmanacAn index at the back lists the book’s topics in alphabetical order.Tables and charts present information in an organized visual form that makes facts and data easy to find and compare.
86its great to go for hikes, theres so much to see helena and i am going camping. For a week next summerHelena and I am going camping for a week next summer.
87Action and Linking Verbs A verb is the main word in the predicate of a sentence.Action verbs show what someone or something does.Linking verbs tell what the subject is or is like. They link, or join, the subject to a word in the predicate.