growth population public The song says we see growth of the town from year to year. Growth means getting bigger. The population is the number of people who live in a place. The population of our class is the number of children in our class. Something that is public is for all people. A public school is free for everyone to attend. Eric’s fast growth made his clothes ______. As people move into a town, the population ________. A _____ is a public place.
teeter shuffle George’s wife teeters out the scree door to give George a sack. Teeters means “wobbles a bit” or “moves unsteadily.” Shuffle means to walk slowly and or drag your feet. The tired man shuffles his feet.
ACTION VERBS 1.I spy Dad and Mom! 2.Mom and Molly go into the tower. 3.He lives by us too. 4.I like this place. 5.Everyday I _____ a song. 6.The bells ______ loudly in the morning. 7.The king ______ his horse.
crooked Mr. George Baker’s fingers were crookedy. That means they looked crooked. When something is crooked, it is bent, curved, or twisted. The line I drew looks crooked. The picture on the wall is crooked.
Rhyming Words Words that end with the same sound sunny we cry pro so see
1.That silly puppy takes my things. 2.I always cry when I’m sad. 3.Jo will try to fly this kite. Turn and Talk: Make a sentence with the word sunny and silly.
Reading Words in Context She can see everything when she is up in that _______. This past fall, nothing _______ on my tall peach tree. Now we make things with small sticks at my _______ camp. We can always take a bus home on that _______. When the _______ is at camp, his pet stays at home. A blue, sunny sky may become deep red at _______. boysunset day tower grew art
Realistic Fiction Tells about made-up people and events Characters and events seem real “Out in the Country” by Judy Pedersen
makeshift spindly The author says she lived in a makeshift cabin for a while. Something that is makeshift is a substitute for what you don’t have when you need it. I used the top of the book as a makeshift table. Something spindly is very long and thin. The dog wobbled on its spindly legs.
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peepingmetgoodPetepicnic thesekittenthereReedbe papersomeNedmeetme familydownothernewalso There are these other chicks peeping also. My family met some new people at the picnic. Pete will meet me down by the paper bin. Ned and Reed will be good and help the kitten.
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