Presentation on theme: "The author _____________ Story by Laurie Krasny Brown Illustrations by Marc Brown The illustrator _________ Summary: The students will follow a lovable."— Presentation transcript:
The author _____________ Story by Laurie Krasny Brown Illustrations by Marc Brown The illustrator _________ Summary: The students will follow a lovable group of dinosaurs as they prepare for and take various trips both long and short. writes the stories. draws the pictures.
Genre – Nonfiction: Informational Book` Look for: Headings that tell you what a page is about. Facts that are presented in a way that makes sense. An informational book gives information about a topic.
Laurie Brown wrote the story Dinosaurs Travel and her husband Marc Brown drew the pictures. When she starts a new book; she reads all she can on the subject. Next she makes a list of what she wants to put in the book. Then she writes and rewrites. Then she gets someone she knows to read it. Marc Brown’s art studio is in his house. Marc Brown started drawing and telling stories at a very young age. He likes to draw dinosaurs because they are powerful animals and he wants his readers to feel powerful too. Meet the Author and Illustrator: Laurie Krasny Brown and Marc Brown
1.Put your reading book on your desk. 2.Open your book to the glossary. 3.When you see the word, get ready to find the word in your glossary.
cassette - case with tape inside used to record music Before the CD, a cassette was the most preferred way to listen to music.
companions companions - people who come along with someone Jessica and her companions decided to go ice skating.
luggage We got Dad a new set of luggage for Father’s Day. - suitcases or boxes used by travelers
relatives - part of the same family This kitten is not a relative of this rabbit family.
sturdy - strong and made to last This sturdy park bench should last many years.
Say the words. Read the sentences. Fill in the blank
You need a pair of _________ boots to go hiking this weekend. luggage cassette sturdy companions relatives
The porter is taking the ______ to the car. sturdy cassette companions relatives luggage
All of my _________ got together for this family picture. luggage companions cassette relatives sturdy
This boom box will play our story ______________. companions cassette luggage relatives sturdy
Jason and his __________ had a blast climbing the huge, old tree. luggage relatives cassette companions sturdy
Grade 2, Theme 3 Dinosaurs Travel Vocabulary Review A.cassette - case with tape inside used to record music B. companions - people who come along with someone C.luggage - suitcases or boxes used by travelers D.relatives - people of the same family E.sturdy - strong and made to last
Match the meaning to the word. 1.relatives___ 2.companions__ 3.cassette ___ 4.sturdy ____ 5.luggage ____ A.- case with tape inside used to record music B.- people who come along with someone C.- suitcases or boxes used by travelers D.- people of the same family E.- strong and made to last E D A C B
Dinosaurs Travel High Frequency Practice Similarities and Differences in Characters Similarities and Differences in Events Similarities and Differences in Settings Working With Words Interactive Game by Mark Cogan for Elem. Test PrepWorking With Words Interactive Game by Mark Cogan for Elem. Test Prep Plurals 1 - add 's' or 'es'Plurals 1 Plurals 2 - see if you know the rulePlurals 2 Plurals 3 - yet another rulePlurals 3 Skill Practice:
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