2How do inventors inspire our imaginations? Concept talkHow do inventors inspire our imaginations?
3Partner ShareHave you ever suggested ways a product could be made better?What are some ways to prove a theory?Discuss a time when you tried an experiment to find out if you were right about something.
4Amazing Words Device- an invention made to do a certain job Ben Franklin invented a pole to grip books and many other devices.Vehicle- a vehicle is a device for carrying people or thingsA ship is a type of ocean vehicle.Enterprise-an important, difficult or dangerous plan to be triedA trip into the desert is a daring enterprise.Teach these words to your partner.
5Shades of Meaning She was annoyed with her little brother. She was angry with her little brother.Even though both tell you she isn’t happy with her brother, there is a difference.The first one suggests she is being bothered by her brother and the second one suggests she is mad at her brother.
6Shades of Meaning Ben walked quietly down the hallway. Ben walked softly down the hallway.Even though both sentences tell you that Ben isn’t making much noise as he walks down the hallway, there is a difference.The first one suggests that he is walking without talking and the second suggests he is walking carefully placing each foot in front of the other not trying to make noise.
7Literary Terms We are going to need our books now. 1-5 6-10 11-15 16-2021-26
8ForeshadowingForeshadowing are the hints the authors give about what will happen later in a story. Foreshadowing builds curiosity or suspense. Let’s look back at A Summer’s Trade on page 271. I read that Tony’s uncle is home early. How does that foreshadow or hint at what will happen later?
9ForeshadowingThe fact that the uncle is home early is a clue that something is wrong which we find out later is that his uncle is injured and can’t work.
10Story Structure Rising Action : Describes how one conflict or action builds on another, increasing the stakes as a character seeks to achieve a goal or solve a problemIn A Summer’s Trade, Tony is saving money to buy a saddle. Tony feels bad about his grandmother pawning her bracelet, but when he tells his mother she tells him to mind his own business, he does.
11Story StructureWhen his grandmother is sick, though, he gets really worried.This chain of events is an example of rising action. It forces him to make a decision.
12Vocabulary Applauds- to show approval or praise by clapping Everyone applauds when the magician finishes his amazing act.Inspecting- to look at closelyI use my magnifying glass when I’m inspecting the new mold growth.Teach your partner these words.
13Vocabulary Fabulous- almost impossible to believe Synonym- incredible The red feathers on her hat looked fabulous with a dark brown background.Browsing- to inspect something leisurely and casuallyDylan spends hours browsing in stores but rarely buys anything.Teach your partner these words.
14Vocabulary Project-plan The town started a project to build a new bridge.TEACH YOUR PARTNER THIS WORD
15Multiple Meaning Words We will be growing plants for a class project.I will project these images onto that movie screen.What word appears in both sentences?This word means different things: undertaking or activity, and to show in a large sizeI have to use context clues to help me decide which meaning belongs to each sentence.
16Multiple Meaning Words In the first sentence I see growing plants and class.In the second sentence I see images and movie screen.I can choose a meaning based on these context clues. When I try to replace the word with the meanings I chose, I getWe will be growing plants for a class activity and I will show these images in a large size on that movie screen.
17The Play’s the ThingRead: “The Play’s the Thing” and use context clues to check your understanding of the highlighted words.
18Past, Present and Future The prize was good. (past tense)She wants to win. (present tense)Incorrect: The people cheered for the king as he passes by.Correct: The people cheered for the king as he passed by.Cheered/passed both past tense
19Spelling Words with Schwa: The Schwa sound is the uh sound made by one or more vowels. Usually shown as /ə/Dozen Other Again Enemy Adjust Stencil
21WritingShort Play- Organization Our Story is about young inventors creating a special machine Think about something that could be invented. You are going to write a short play about your idea
22WritingMake a list of useful inventions that could solve problems or make life easier:A machine that saves time on homeworkA machine that transports you anywhere in an instantA machine that changes trash into energy
23WritingNow that you have selected a topic, brainstorm ideas for a play.Let me show you an example on how to organize your story.I will use the story sequence chart to show you.
24WritingIn my story chart I will write the names of my characters: Dana, Roberto who are working on an invention togetherThe setting will be Dana’s parents’ garageThe first event I will list has to do with Dana and Roberto discussing what to do with all the garbage.
25WritingWhat can they do next? Roberto suggests it would be great if a machine could take care of it for them. Dana gets an idea. Today, during small group instruction you will work on your organization of your play.
26Independent WorkPlease read the story “The Fabulous Perpetual Motion Machine” up to page 337.work on your organization of your play.