2How do we face personal challenges? Concept talkHow do we face personal challenges?
3Concept talkLets add the word ambition to our concept map under important traits.Lets add the word strive under how people overcome challenges. What did they strive for?Strive for changeStrive to improve
4Amazing Wordsvigor- someone with vigor has a lot of physical and mental energyYesterday we learned that Satchel Paige had real vigor, going from town to town and playing game after game.devotion- a strong feeling or loyalty and affectionMy parents show their devotion toward me in the way that they take care of me.
6Let’s ReadFind two facts on page Share with your partner. Dates and numbers are often clues that a statement is a fact. Let’s read the story…
7Vocabulary Confidence- firm belief in yourself Fastball- a pitch thrown at high speed with very little curveTeach your partner what these words mean.
8VocabularyMocking- describes something done in a way that laughs at or makes fun of someoneOutfield-part of the baseball field beyond the basesTeach your partner what these words mean
9VocabularyUnique- something that is only one of a kind or is rare or remarkableWeakness- a weak point or slight faultWindup- a swinging movement of the arms while twisting the body just before pitching the ballTeach your partner what these words mean.
10ConventionsCombine these phrases: I wore my Cubs hat I carried a pennant (and) Fans rose to their feet The team took the field (when)
11Spelling Adding –ed, -ing Add –ing to get Spell it: Getting Add –ed to decide Spell it:DecidedAdd –ed to stop Spell it:stopped