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1 Unit 1 week 3 Alexander, Who Used to Be Rich Last Sunday

2 Author Judith Viorst was born in Newark, New Jersey, in She is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction, for children as well as adults.. Her children's books include The Tenth Good Thing About Barney (1971), The Alphabet From Z to A (1994), and the "Alexander" stories: Alexander, Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday (1978); Alexander, Who's Not (Do Your Hear Me? I Mean It!) Going to Move (1995); and Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (1972). A graduate of the Washington Psychoanalytic Institute, she is the recipient of various awards for her journalism and psychological writings. Judith Viorst lives in Washington, DC, with her husband, political writer Milton Viorst.

3 Judith Viorst was born on February 2, 1931, in Newark, New Jersey. She began writing at age seven or eight, mostly poems about death....

4 Vocabulary

5 College- A school for higher learning

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8 Dimes- coins in the United States and Canada worth ten cents.

9 North America

10 Downtown- the main part or business part of a town or city.

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14 Fined- made someone pay money as punishment for breaking a law or regulation.

15 Nickels- coins in the United States and Canada worth five cents.

16 Quarters- coins in the United States worth twenty-five cents.

17 Rich- having a great deal of money

18 Positively- absolutely; sure

19 Token- pieces of metal shaped like a coin: used on some busses and subways instead of money.

20 Busses

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23 Subway

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27 Visualize Active readers make pictures in their minds as they read a story. Picture in your mind what is happening. That will help you keep track of the sequence of events

28 Make a Picture in your mind, then file it. VISUALIZE

29 Spelling Rules

30 If the word ends with y change the y to i then add the ending.

31 Endings ed ing est

32 If a words ends with a Y" Change the Y to i and add the ending Y

33 Change

34 The Y

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36 Then add

37 Ending

38 If a words ends with a Y" Change the Y to i and add the ending Y

39 Can you say the rule? Y

40 Review

41 V owel

42 C onsonant

43 At Eds its on us ! Ed Short Vowels Say

44 At Eds Its On Us ! Its on us !

45 If the word has a short vowel double the final consonant, then add the ending.

46 Heres one word.

47 Bubble Gum Ice Cream ! B B B B B B See the double b ?

48 Short vowel words get occur shop swim With endings getting occurred shopped swimming


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