2Story and Pictures by: Brian Pinkney About the BookStory and Pictures by: Brian PinkneyThe author ____________________________writes the stories.The illustrator_______________draws the pictures.Summary: It was a day when Max didn't feel like talking to anyone. He just sat on his front steps and watched the clouds gather in the sky. A strong breeze shook the tree in front of his house, and Max saw two heavy twigs fall to the ground.So begins this story of a young boy's introduction to the joys of making music..
3Genre – Realistic fiction. Realistic fiction tells about events that could happen in real life.Look for:Characters that do things real people do.A setting that could be a real place.
4Brian PinkneyBrian Pinkney was born on August 28, He grew up in a very artistic family. His father was an illustrator and his mother was a designer and a writer. One of Brian Pinkney's favorite people was Leonardo Da Vinci, the artist, musician, and inventor. He was left-handed, just like Brian.Brian Pinkney's ideas come from books, experiences, and things he has seen."I spend a lot of time daydreaming about things I want to make pictures of.""I always knew I wanted to be an illustrator because I wanted to be just like my father.""Make pictures of things you like."
5Glossary Time Put your reading book on your desk. Open your book to the glossary.When you see the word, get ready to find the word in your glossary.
6The marching band appeared from around the corner. - came into viewThe marching band appeared from around the corner.
7conductor - someone who is in charge of a train The conductor takes your ticket before the train starts.
8Created - made or designed something He created a train track for his electric train with his legos.
9imitated -copied something or someone The cubs imitated their mother so they could learn to drink.
10rhythm a regular beat in music, poetry or dance The drummer beat out the rhythm in the music.
11startled What do you think startled this poor monkey? -surprised someone and made the person jumpWhat do you think startled this poor monkey?
12Vocabulary Review Say the words. Read the sentences. Fill in the blank.
13Review Vocabulary appeared - came into view conductor - someone who is in charge of a traincreated - made or designed somethingimitated - copied something or someonerhythm - a regular beat in music, poetry, or dancestartled - surprised someone and made the person jump
14The _________ greets the passengers. appearedconductorcreatedimitatedrhythmstartledThe _________ greets the passengers.
15The baby was ________ when her brother suddenly screamed. createdimitatedappearedrhythmconductorstartledThe baby was ________ when her brother suddenly screamed.
16Maria _______ this beautiful mural. conductorcreatedstartledappearedimitatedrhythmMaria _______ this beautiful mural.
17These drummers have the ______. conductorstartledcreatedappearedrhythmimitatedClick bell
18The rabbit _________ when the magician said, “Abracadabra!” conductorappearedstartledcreatedrhythmimitated
19The monkey ________ the girls. startledimitatedcreatedconductorappearedrhythm
20Grade 2, Theme 2 Max Found Two Sticks Vocabulary Review Click on bellappeared - came into viewconductor - someone who is in charge of a traincreated - made or designed somethingimitated - copied something or someonerhythm - a regular beat in music, poetry, or dancestartled - surprised someone and made the person jump
21Match the meaning to the word. conductor___imitated ___appeared ___startled ___created ____rhythm ____A - came into viewB- someone who is in charge of a trainC - made or designed somethingD - copied something or someoneE - a regular beat in music, poetry, or danceF- surprised someone and made the person jumpBDAFCE
23Websites Skills and Vocabulary Drill Go For Grammar Gold (Harcourt Site)Test Tutor (Harcourt Site)Reading Skills Rocket (Harcourt Site)Multiple meaning words FunbrainLets try long vowel sound u (Garden School)High Frequency "Max Found Two Sticks“ (VRML)Vocabulary Word Card Work Interactive (VRML)Max Found Two Sticks Vocabulary (VRML)Max Found Two Sticks Vocabulary (VRML)Max Found Two Sticks Vocabulary (VRML)Story 2: Two sisters and the cat Reading ComprehensionGap-fill exercise Study Zone
24More Websites Homonyms Study Zone What is a Homonym? Study Zone Practicing With Homonyms Study ZoneUsing Homonyms Scholastic.com | Homework Hub: QuizSPELLING CITY:ADAPTED WORKBOOK PAGESpg 59pg 66Vocabulary CardsScavenger HuntMax FoundTwo Sticks (Morning Writing)
25Activities and Information Drums SetDrums Online PlayerMusical InstrumentsPercussion Sounds Super Sounding DrumsMusical Instrument Chart Easy To Make Musical Instruments Listening Library - Composers and InstrumentsTweaked by Anne Miller: