Akiak Vocabulary . Grade 4 Theme 1 – Journeys Skill: Vocabulary VSC 1.D.1.b – Discuss words and word meanings daily as they are encountered in texts, instruction, and conversation
Grade 4 Theme 1 – Journeys
VSC 1.D.1.b – Discuss words and word meanings daily as they are encountered in texts, instruction, and conversation
MTLSS 3.A.1.a Use technology tools, including software and hardware, from a range of teacher-selected options to learn new content or reinforce skills.
Although the snow made it difficult to see, the sled dogs made it through the blizzard.
What does blizzard mean in this sentence?
A snowstorm with strong winds
At the middle of the race, all of the runners stopped at the checkpoint.
What would be a good definition of checkpoint?
A place along a route where people sign in
The firefighters were courageous as they battled the blaze.
Synonyms for courageous would be….
The more experienced players on the team helped those of us who were new to playing soccer.
What does experienced mean in this sentence?
familiar with a task from having done it before
The musher steered the sled across the finish line.
What would be a good definition for musher?
the driver of a dogsled team
The rugged mountains were difficult to climb.
What does rugged mean?
having a rough, uneven surface