4Genre: BiographyA biography is the story of a real person’s life as told be someone else. In this biography, the author tells about Orville and Wilbur Wright fulfilling their dream to fly.
5SummaryFew people know about the possibly of flying. The Wright Brothers dream to fly changed the world forever. They proved it possible to set a goal and stick to it until they see it come to reality.
6Day 1 - Question of the Week How did the Wright brothers’ dream change the world?
7Vocabulary – Say Itcradledragflexgliderhangersrudderstalled
9Comprehension Skill Generalize Some generalizations are valid, which means that they are supported by facts or details. Some are faulty. Which means that they are not supported.
10Comprehension Strategy Ask Questions Good readers can ask questions about what they read.Sometimes the answer to a question will be in one place in the text and sometimes it will be in several places.Sometimes you must combine what you read with what you already know.
11Practice Generalization 1. What is a generalization?They went during the summer because the weather was usually good.2. What is another generalization?He and Jim usually hike an hour or two.3. What is a clue word for number 2?Usually4. What is another generalization?Campfire often burned late into the night.5. What is a clue word for number 4?Often
16The Wright brothers taked their first succesful light in 1903. Wilbur but Orville were the brother’s names.
17What if the direct quotation is at the beginning of the sentence? where does it go doon askedRule 1: “where does it go” doon askedRule 2: “where does it go?” doon asked(The source phrase should be separated by a comma except when a question mark or exclamation mark is needed.)
19gone mad lina heard someone say yes completely mad How would you punctuate a direct quote when the source phrase divides it in two?gone mad lina heard someone say yes completely madRule 1: “gone mad” lina heard someone say “yes completely mad”(Remember, the quote is divided in two. Place quotation marks around both parts of the quote.)
20Rule 2: “gone mad,” lina heard someone say, “yes completely mad” (When the source phrase divides the quotation, it is set off by two commas. One inside the end quote before the source phrase and one right after the source phrase.)
21Rule 3: “Gone mad,” lina heard someone say, “yes completely mad” (Capitalize the first word of the direct quotation. Most of the time the first word of the second part of the direct quotation is not capitalized because it is not the first word of the quotation. Exceptions would be the word “I” or proper nouns.)
32aircraft without an engine glideraircraft without an engine
33buildings for storing aircraft hangarsbuildings for storing aircraft
34ruddera flat piece of wood or metal hinged vertically to the rear end of an aircraft and used to steer it
35stopped or brought to a standstill, usually against your wish stalledstopped or brought to a standstill, usually against your wish
36aviation science or art of operating and navigating aircraft
37resistanceThing or act that resists opposing force; opposition
38Weekly Fluency Check Modeling Punctuation Rhythmic Patterns of Language TE 337a As you read you should use punctuation clues such as commas and periods to guide your phrasing and pauses. You may want to read a short portion without pausing for punctuation and discuss its impact on meaning.Read TE 712 as an example of using punctuation.
393. “Let’s visit kitty hawk”, my dad suggested. 4 3. “Let’s visit kitty hawk”, my dad suggested. 4. “Whats that,” asked my little sister.
40A sentence that contains dialogue has two main parts. The direct quotation is a records of the exact words spoken.2. The source phrase names the speaker and gives clues to how the direct quotation is spoken.
41There are 5 basic rules for punctuating direct quotations! AddQuotationmarks.Separate source phrase from the quote.Capitalize the first word of the direct quotation.Add end marksAdd needed capitali-zation and punctuation
42How would you punctuate a conversation if the “who said” part comes first?
43the mayor said out loud please Rule 1: Add quotation marks (“”)at the beginning and endof the direct quote.the mayor said “out loud please”
44the mayor said “out loud please” Rule 2: Separate the source phrase from the direct quotationwith a coma (,)the mayor said, “out loud please”
45the mayor said, “out loud please” Rule 3: Capitalize the first word of the direct quotation.the mayor said, “Out loud please”
46the mayor said, “Out loud please” Rule 4: Place a period (.), question mark (?), or an exclamation mark (!) at the end of the sentence before the ending quotation mark.the mayor said, “Out loud please.”
47the mayor said, “Out loud please.” Rule 5: Remember all other capitalization and punctuation rules.The mayor said, “Out loud please.”
48Correctly Punctuated!The mayor said, “Out loud please.”
49Group Work Readers WB 284 Spelling Day 2 Language Day 2 SmartBoard- Vocabulary Quia
53Day 3 – Question of the Week What can you learn about reaching for goals from the Wright brothers’?
54Review Questions1. What did building kites teach Orville about flying?2. How did Orville and Wilbur’s bicycle business help them realize their dream of flying?3. What kind of relationship do Orville and Wilbur have? How do you know?
55Review Questions4.What does the work the Wright brothers did tell you about them as people?5.Why do you think the author included Samuel P. Langley’s experiences in the selection?6. Which brother flew first?7. Was every flight successful
56The Air Force has many hangars to store and repair aircraft.
57The Air Force has many hangars to store and repair aircraft.
83Day 4 – Question of the Week What can you learn more about the Wright brothers’ impact on the world?
847. My aunt and me flew to Orlando, we went to Disney World. 8 7. My aunt and me flew to Orlando, we went to Disney World. 8. I packed sun lotion, sunglasses and a sun hat, or it rained the whole time.
85Group WorkReading Computer TestEssay QuestionsLanguage Day 4
87Essay QuesitonsWhat is the most likely reason the author pointed out “the first time the word ‘Wright Brothers’ appeared in print”What was the meaning of the selection’s last line, “The Age of Aviation had begun?”What is one detail that supports the main idea that Wilbur and Orville liked to solve difficult problems when they were young boys?
88Day 5 - Question of the Week How did the Wright brothers’ dream change the world?
899. “Please have your boarding passes ready the man at the gate sayed 9. “Please have your boarding passes ready the man at the gate sayed. 10. I looked for mine but I couldn’t find him.
90Group Work Reading 289-290 Language Day5 Writing Assignment SmartBoard- Using Dialogue
94Writing AssignmentUse the information you learned in the story about the first flight of the Wright brothers and how they invented a new kind of propeller.Write a newspaper account telling about the new propeller invention and the day Wilbur Wright flew 852 feet.
95Additional Resources Vocabulary Review Vocabulary Quia Brainpop- QuotesUsing Dialogue1903 Wright FlyerDiscovery Channel- First FlightBrainpop- Outlining