We think you have liked this presentation. If you wish to download it, please recommend it to your friends in any social system. Share buttons are a little bit lower. Thank you!
Presentation is loading. Please wait.
Published byAiden Perez
Modified over 2 years ago
© Brent Coley 2009 | The Sign of the Beaver Key Vocabulary – Part 1
See if you can correctly define the following vocabulary words.
If necessary, use the context clues from the sample sentences to help you.
gravely Sample Sentence: He was gravely ill and had to be admitted to the hospital.
gravely Definition: adv. Seriously (in a serious manner); badly
flint Sample Sentence: Matt didnt have any matches, so he looked for a piece of flint to start a fire.
flint Definition: n. Hard gray or brown stone that makes a spark when struck against steel
shambles Sample Sentence: After having five young kids over to play all day, the house was in shambles.
shambles Definition: n. confusion; disorder; a mess
ruefully Sample Sentence: My dad ruefully informed me that my grandpa had passed away.
ruefully Definition: adv. Sorrowfully (sadly); unhappily
quaver Sample Sentence: The leaves on the tree began to quaver in the light breeze.
quaver Definition: v. To shake or tremble
boggy Sample Sentence: After the heavy rain, the field was boggy and had to be closed during recess.
boggy Definition: adj. Soft and wet, like in a marsh or swamp
daub Sample Sentence: Matt tried to daub the hole in the wall of the cabin to keep the rain out.
daub Definition: v. To cover with plaster, clay, mud, or other sticky material
stout Sample Sentence: I looked for a good, stout stick to use as a walking stick during my hike.
stout Definition: adj. Strongly built; firm or strong; fat or large
detest Sample Sentence: Country music is okay, I dont really like rap, and I detest heavy metal.
detest Definition: v. To dislike very, very much; to really hate
grudgingly Sample Sentence: When my mom asked, I grudgingly agreed to take my sister with me to the mall.
grudgingly Definition: adv. Unwillingly
contemptuous Sample Sentence: The girls gave Sally a contemptuous look, hurting her feelings.
contemptuous Definition: adj. showing a feeling that a person, act, or thing is worthless or inferior
deprive Sample Sentence: If I dont eat all of my dinner, my mom will deprive me of dessert.
deprive Definition: v. To keep from having or doing
pewter Sample Sentence: The pioneers filled up their pewter mugs with strong coffee.
pewter Definition: adj./n. A mixture of tin and lead, copper, or other metals
resentment Sample Sentence: Randy felt resentment when Bill, who hadnt practiced, got the big part in the play.
resentment Definition: n. Feeling you get when you are being treated unfairly; bitterness
defiance Sample Sentence: The student was sent to the office for his defiance toward the playground aide.
defiance Definition: n. The act of standing up to or disobeying authority
The people Look for some people. Write it down. By the water So there you are. Who will make it? You and I A long time What will they do?
First 100 High Frequency Words a her see am about.
First Grade Sight Words a in I and is it for.
Sight Word Phrases Group 1. the little boy a good boy.
Basic Sight Words Easier Words. a after all am.
The. of and a to in is you that it he for.
Can you see?. I like him. When will we go? All or some.
Practice saying your sight words. Read and spell each word. Click on the down arrow to go to the next word.
Lap 1. the to and he a I you it of in Lap 2.
A. as is a couldn’t does could has wouldn’t.
List 1. the List 1 to List 1 and List 1 he List 1.
DOLCH Sight Word Test (Say each word as it appears on the screen.)
DOLCH Sight Word Test (Say each word as it appears on the screen.) Press the Esc key to stop the slide show Click this button below to start the slide.
Frequency Words. a about after again all always.
Lets build fluency! The people By the water You and I.
List 1 Sight Words the to and he a I you it.
High-Frequency Phrases First 100 Words. The people.
Of. and a to the in is you that it at be.
The. of and a to in is you that it he was.
High Frequency Words List A Group 1. the of and.
Revision of Module 9 Jiashan Sizhou Middle School Dong Juan.
Oral Reading Fluency First 100 Most Used Phrases.
Quick Writes Plus activities are short, focused stories written by the students to apply and practice skills taught by the teacher. Students respond for.
Always Stand Tall Written by: Theresa Hanrahan Illustrated by: Allison Gomez, Elaine Janozo and Lara Meneses Copyright© 2013 Theresa Hanrahan All rights.
Sight Words Complete Dolch Sight Word List Preprimer through Third.
Englewood Public Schools Englewood, Colorado 2009 A Compilation of E.W. Dolch 1936, The Reading Teachers Book of Lists, Fourth Edition,© 2000 by Prentice.
Come. and down a away big blue can help.
1.People in the office say that her bright red clothes do not__her age. A.match B.follow C.take D.go 2. Keep _____ for the milkman, I want to pay him.
© 2016 SlidePlayer.com Inc. All rights reserved.