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1 Retold and Adapted by Eric A. Kimmel Classic Historical Fiction Big Question: How can stories from the past influence our imaginations?Author:Retold and Adapted by Eric A. KimmelGenre:Classic Historical Fiction
11 Fluency: Tone of Voice Listen as I read “Jabberwocky.” As I read, notice how I use different tones of voice to sound mysterious, frightening, or joyful as I read the poem.Be ready to answer questions after I finish.
12 Fluency: Tone of VoiceWhy do you think Lewis Carroll used nonsense words in this poem?What is the main idea of the poem? Support your answer with details.
13 Concept Vocabulary chortled – chuckled slain – killed with violence sword – weapon, usually metal with a long, sharp blade fastened to a handle or hilt(Next Slide)
21 Vocabulary Wordslance – a long, wooden spear with a sharp iron or steel headmisfortune – bad luckquests – expeditions by knights in search of somethingrenewed – to have been made like new; restoredresound – to echosquire - attendant
22 More Words to Know deprive – to keep from having or doing zenith – the highest point(next slide)
27 don quixote is a story about a man that fought imaginery giants Don Quixote is a story about a man who fought imaginary giants.a knight exhibited bravary and chivalry to their lords and kingsA knight exhibited bravery and chivalry to his lords and kings.
28 Modifiers Don Quixote hacked at the ropes with renewed vigor. Prepositional phrases can act as modifiers. In this sentence, the prepositional phrase with renewed vigor modifies the verb hacked. It tells how he hacked the ropes.
29 ModifiersAdjectives, adverbs, and prepositional phrases are modifiers, words or groups of words that tell more about, or modify, other words in a sentence.
30 Modifiers Adjectives modify nouns and pronouns. Adverbs modify verbs, adjectives, and other adverbs.Prepositional phrases can act as adjectives or adverbs.
31 Modifiers As Adjective: Senor Quexada read books about knights. As Adverb: He dreamed about knights.
32 ModifiersTo avoid confusion, place modifiers close to the words they modify.Adjective phrases usually come right after the word they modify.Adverb phrases may appear right after a verb or at the beginning of a sentence.
33 ModifiersThe meaning of a sentence can be unclear if the modifier is misplaced.No: Fair and sweet, every knight needs a lady.Yes: Every knight needs a lady, fair and sweet.
34 ModifiersThe position of only in a sentence can affect the sentence’s entire meaning. Place only directly before the word or words it modifies.
35 ModifiersExample: Only she laughed at him. (Nobody else laughed at him.)She only laughed at him. (She didn’t do anything except laugh at him.)She laughed only at him. (She laughed at no one else.)
36 Modifiers Is the group of underlined modifiers an adverb, adjective, or prepositional phrase? Is each prepositional phrase used as an adjective or adverb?We watch a movie about medieval knights.prepositional phrases; adjectiveTwo armies battle fiercely.adverbThe scene is noisy and confusing.adjective
37 Modifiers Each sentence has a misplaced modifier Modifiers Each sentence has a misplaced modifier. Rewrite the sentence and put the word or phrase where it belongs.The knight fought the attackers in his shining armor.The knight in his shining armor fought the attackers.Her voice shook when she spoke about the giants with fear.Her voice shook with fear when she spoke about the giants.
38 Modifiers Each sentence has a misplaced modifier Modifiers Each sentence has a misplaced modifier. Rewrite the sentence and put the word or phrase where it belongs.Mira only reads modern books, not old classics.Mira reads only modern books, not old classics.
41 What is the most humorous thing that has happened so far in the story? TuesdayQuestion of the DayWhat is the most humorous thing that has happened so far in the story?
42 Today we will learn about: Word StructureAuthor’s PurposeAsk QuestionsCompare and ContrastVocabularyFluency: Echo ReadingGrammar: ModifiersSpelling: Suffixes –ary, -ery, -orySocial Studies: Cervantes’ Don QuixoteEarly WindmillsImagination
43 Vocabulary Strategy: Prefixes Turn to Page 654 - 655.
44 Don Quixote and the Windmills Turn to Page 656 - 663.
48 sancho considered hisself the most loyalest squire in the land Sancho considered himself the most loyal squire in the land.wind mills is part of the scenary in the countryWindmills are part of the scenery in the country.
49 ModifiersA modifier is a word or phrase that describes or gives additional information about the simple subject or predicate of a sentence.Adjectives are modifiers for nouns or pronouns. Adverbs are modifiers for verbs and adjectives.Prepositional phrases can modify both nouns and verbs.
56 Fluency: Tone of Voice Turn to page 661, paragraphs 4-6. As I read, notice how I vary my tone of voice as I read Don Quixote’s dialogue.Now we will practice together as a class by doing three echo readings.
58 sancho was a farmer whom became a temperary squire to don quixote Sancho was a farmer who became a temporary squire to Don Quixote.he respectful changed aldonzax name to dulcineaHe respectfully changed Aldonza’s name to Dulcinea.
59 ModifiersA modifier is a word or phrase that describes or gives additional information about the simple subject or predicate of a sentence.Adjectives are modifiers for nouns or pronouns. Adverbs are modifiers for verbs and adjectives.Prepositional phrases can modify both nouns and verbs.
60 ModifiersWhen a modifier is misplaced or dangling (has no actual word that it modifies), it can confuse the reader.Confusing: The girl carried a basket in the straw hat.Clear: The girl in the straw hat carried a basket.
61 ModifiersReview something you have written to see if you can improve it by putting modifiers close to the words they modify.
70 farmers in feudal times, ate off potterie dishes Farmers in feudal times ate off pottery dishes.what clue’s did you find that don quixote lived in another timeWhat clues did you find that Don Quixote lived in another time?
71 ModifiersA modifier is a word or phrase that describes or gives additional information about the simple subject or predicate of a sentence.Adjectives are modifiers for nouns or pronouns. Adverbs are modifiers for verbs and adjectives.Prepositional phrases can modify both nouns and verbs.
72 ModifiersTest Tip: Mistakes with only usually happen when its placement in a sentence makes the meaning unclear. Think about what word only modifies in a sentence. Then decide whether it is placed correctly.Unclear: Only take advice from Pat.Clear: Take advice from Pat only.
75 How can stories from the past influence our imaginations? FridayQuestion of the DayHow can stories from the past influence our imaginations?
76 Today we will learn about: Build Concept VocabularyAuthor’s PurposeWord StructureGrammar: ModifiersSpelling: Suffixes –ary, -ery, -oryParts of a BookImagination
77 Author’s PurposeAuthors have different reasons for writing. They may write to persuade, inform, entertain, or express thoughts and feelings. They may have more than one purpose for writing.You can draw conclusions from what the author writes to help you determine the purpose or purposes for writing.
78 Author’s PurposeYou can adjust the way you read based on the author’s purpose. If the purpose is to entertain, you may want to read faster. If the purpose is to inform, you may want to read more slowly.
79 MoodThe atmosphere or feeling of a written work is known as its mood. Types of moods include romantic, sad, eerie, and dreamlike.Often the mood of a story is apparent by the author’s selection of setting and the description of the characters.Descriptive details also help set the mood of a story.
80 PrefixesYou can sometimes use your knowledge of prefixes to help them determine the meaning of an unknown word.For example, the prefix re- means “again” or “back” and the prefix mis- means “wrong” or “bad.”Add one of the prefixes to the following base words and write a definition for the new word.
81 Prefixes Base Word New Word Definition told adventure calculate act understand
82 Parts of a BookHow can you figure out what information a book provides?The cover contains the title, author, and illustrator.The title page is the first page in the book and gives the title, author, and publisher.
83 Parts of a BookThe copyright page gives the year the book was published, its legal owner, and the publisher.The table of contents is a list of chapters, articles, or stories. Chapter Titles appear at the beginning of each chapter.
84 Parts of a BookText features are found throughout the book and provide additional information to the text.Footnotes provide extra information and are found at the bottom of the page. They may refer readers to the bibliography.
85 Parts of a BookA glossary is a dictionary of words found at the back of the book.The index covers all the subjects found in the book.The bibliography lists the sources the author used.
86 Parts of a BookThe appendix provides more information and is found at the back.
89 freston bewitched the wind mills who don quixote chased Freston bewitched the windmills that Don Quixote chased.don quixote brave attacked the windmills with that there weaponDon Quixote bravely attacked the windmills with that weapon.
90 ModifiersA modifier is a word or phrase that describes or gives additional information about the simple subject or predicate of a sentence.Adjectives are modifiers for nouns or pronouns. Adverbs are modifiers for verbs and adjectives.Prepositional phrases can modify both nouns and verbs.
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