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1 Love As Strong As Ginger: Open Court5th gradeHeritageUnit-3 Lesson-4Love As Strong As Ginger:A Grandmother in ChinaHaqqah Bint-Robert-Marion Law Academy
2 Love As Strong As Ginger: A Grandmother in ChinaStory Vocabularydialectdumplingmalletsingsongginger
3 dialect “use context clues” “GininGinin, may I try those on?” I asked one day. “Chiubungbung” she replied, meaning stinky-stinky in Taishanese, our Chinese dialect.dialect - a form of language that is spoken in a particular area or by a particular group of people.
4 dumpling “use context clues” She taught me how to make doong, sticky rice dumplings wrapped in bamboo leaves, and I taught her how to dress a fashion doll.dumpling-a small pocket of dough filled with a meat or vegetable mixture and cooked by steaming or boiling.
5 mallet “use context clues” “How do you crack a crab ?” “With a mallet.” She made a pounding fist.mallet- a type of hammer with a head made of wood or other hard material.
6 singsong “use context clues” When the bus came, it was crowded with ladies, clucking their tongues in singsong language.singsong-having a repetitive, musical sound.
7 ginger “use context clues” “You were right Katie,” she said, chowing scallions, ginger, and black beans with crab taste good.ginger-a strong-tasting spice made from ground ginger root.
8 Word Knowledge- Homonym pairs 1. might current3. roll tick
9 What are Homonyms ?Homonyms-words with different meanings that have the same pronunciation and spelling.
10 Word Knowledge Homonym pairs might current roll tick strength or future tense of mayflow of electricity or of the presenta type of bread or turning over and overa bug or the sound a clock makes
11 fair hair pain gain All of these words contain long a spelled ai. Can you think ofAdditional examples of words containing long a spelled ai ?fairhairpaingain
12 Chinatown lunchtime chives chase All of these words contain the/ch/ sound spelled /ch/.Can you think ofadditionalexamples of words containing the /ch/ sound spelled /ch/?Chinatownlunchtimechiveschase
13 Grandma Crowded Apron Sponges starched All of these words contain the consonant blends gr,cr,pr,sp,and st.GrandmaCrowdedApronSpongesstarchedCan you think ofadditional examplesWords containing the consonant blends gr,cr,pr, sp,and st ?
14 HomonymsThe wrestles might have more might, but his opponent mover more quickly.
15 The wrestles might have more might, but his opponent mover more quickly. Future tense of mayStrength
16 Words containing long a spelled ai. He explained that the repairwould take a week to complete.
17 He explained that the repair would take a week to complete.
18 She went to Chinatown at lunchtime for dumplings. Words containing the/ch/ soundspelled /ch/.She went to Chinatown atlunchtime for dumplings.
19 She went to Chinatown at lunchtime for dumplings.
20 The caterer wore a simple black dress and starched white apron. Words containing the consonantblends gr,cr,pr,sp,and st.The caterer wore a simple black dress and starched white apron.
21 The caterer wore a simple black dress and starched white apron.
23 dialect singsong dumpling mallet ginger Selection Vocabulary __a strong-tasting spice made from ground ginger root.__a type of hammer with a head made of wood or otherhard material.__having a repetitive, musical sound.__a small pocket of dough filled with a meat orvegetable mixture and cooked by steaming or boiling.__a form of language that is spoken in particular area orby a particular group of people.dialectsingsongdumplingmalletginger
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