A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words! Draw! Draw! Draw! platformlurchingconductordepot joltingsatchels
Free Association Write as many words as you can think of that go with each of the vocabulary words. For example: The word is school: 1.learning 2.Science 3.pencils 4.Reading 5.Math 6.teachers 7.P.E. 8.education And on and on and on 1. conductor 2. depot 3. jolting 4. lurching 5. platform 6. satchels
Classifying Place the following words in categories: Platform depot satchels jolting conductor lurching Decide the names of the categories. Determine how many categories. Determine which words go in which categories. After classifying the words, write a paragraph explaining each of the categories and why certain words go in a particular category.
3. We had to jostle our way to the front of the ____________. 2. Our bodies were _______ from the rough road we were riding upon. 1. conductor; platform; jolting lurching; depot; satchels Can You Find the Context Clues ? 4. The Polar Express began to move when the _________ yelled, “All aboard!” 5. People were ___________ down the aisles as the train moved along. 6. Passengers began to prepare for arrival at the train _____________. The students must store their ____________ in the cabinet.
Word Association Game Word Bank Platform depot satchels jolting conductor lurching 1. Which word goes with the stage on American Idol? Why? 2. Which word goes with punching tickets? Why? 4. Which word goes with Amtrak Railroad? Why? 5. Which word goes with feeling dizzy? Why? Some words can be used more than once. Can you figure out which ones? 3. Which word goes with riding a roller coaster? Why? 6. Which word goes with a book bag? Why?
1.Explain the jobs and responsibilities of a conductor. 2. Jolting and lurching are similar because_________ ___________________________________________. 3. Describe the objects a pioneer would put in a satchel. 4.Explain how depots have changed over the last one hundred years..