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Author donald j sobol genre realistic fiction

Author:

Donald J. Sobol

Genre:

Realistic Fiction

Big Question: How can attention to detail help solve a problem?


Small group timer

Small GroupTimer


Review games

Review Games

  • Story Sort

    VocabularyWords:

  • Arcade Games

  • Study Stack

  • Spelling City: Vocabulary

  • Spelling City: Spelling Words


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Big Question: How can attention to detail help solve a problem?MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday


Vocabulary words

Vocabulary Words

More Words to Know

Vocabulary Words

  • amphibians

  • crime

  • exhibit

  • lizards

  • reference

  • reptiles

  • salamanders

  • stumped

  • confided

  • frustration

  • specimen

  • case

  • damage

  • court


Monday

Monday


Today we will learn about

Today we will learn about:

  • Build Concepts

  • Plot

  • Prior Knowledge

  • Build Background

  • Vocabulary

  • Fluency: Characterization/Dialogue

  • Grammar: Contractions and Negatives

  • Spelling: Prefixes: un-, dis-, and in-

  • Inquiry


Fluency characterization dialogue

FluencyCharacterization/Dialogue


Fluency characterization dialogue1

Fluency: Characterization & Dialogue

  • Listen as I read “Something Fishy.”

  • As I read, notice how I read dialogue to express each character’s personality and emotions and to make the dialogue sound the way real people speak.

  • Be ready to answer questions after I finish.


Fluency characterization dialogue2

Fluency: Characterization & Dialogue

  • What is the story’s main problem?

  • How does the magistrate solve the problem?


Concept vocabulary

Concept Vocabulary

  • case – matter for a court of law to decide

  • damage– harm or injury that lessens the value or usefulness

  • court– an assembly of persons (judges) who are chosen to administer justice

  • (Next Slide)


Court

court


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Concept Vocabulary

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Build concept vocabulary case damage court

Build Concept Vocabulary case, damage, court

Inquiry


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Plot,

Prior KnowledgeTurn to Page 488 - 489.


Prior knowledge identify famous mysteries and common element of mysteries stories

Prior KnowledgeIdentify famous mysteries and common element of mysteries stories.

Mystery Stories


Prior knowledge

Prior Knowledge

  • This week’s audio focuses on a police detective and crime solving. After we listen, we will discuss what you learned and how this career relates to the concept of mysteries.


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

VocabularyWords


Vocabulary words1

Vocabulary Words

  • amphibians – cold-blooded animals with backbones and moist, scale-less skins. Their young usually have gills and live in water until they develop lungs for living on land.

  • crime – activity of criminals; violation of law

  • exhibit – act of displaying; public showing


Vocabulary words2

Vocabulary Words

  • lizards – reptiles with long bodies and tails, movable eyelids, and usually four legs. Some lizards have no legs and look much like snakes.

  • reference – used for information or help

  • reptiles – cold-blooded animals with backbones and lungs, usually covered with horny plates or scales


Vocabulary words3

Vocabulary Words

  • salamanders – animals shaped like lizards, but related to frogs and toads. Salamanders have moist, smooth skin and live in water or in damp places.

  • stumped – puzzled


More words to know

More Words to Know

  • confided – told as a secret

  • frustration – a feeling of anger and helplessness

  • specimen – one of a group taken to show what the others are like

  • (NextSlide)


Amphibians

amphibians


Exhibit

exhibit


Lizards

lizards


Reptiles

reptiles


Salamanders

salamanders


Specimen

specimen


Grammar contractions and negatives

GrammarContractions and Negatives


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

  • i was unware that salamanders and lizard’s looked so similiar

  • I was unaware that salamanders and lizards looked so similar.

  • a salamanders skin are damp, a lizards is’nt

  • A salamander’s skin is damp. A lizard’s isn’t.


Contractions and negatives

Contractions and Negatives

  • If he’s a lizard expert, then I’m the Queen of England.

  • He’s and I’m are contractions. Each contraction is made up of two words (he is and I am), with one letter replaced by an apostrophe.


Contractions and negatives1

Contractions and Negatives

  • A contraction is a shortened form of two words. An apostrophe takes the place of one or more letters. Some contractions are formed from a pronoun and a verb: she is = she’s.

  • Other contractions combine a verb and the word not: would not = wouldn’t.


Contractions and negatives write the contractions for the underlined words

Contractions and NegativesWrite the contractions for the underlined words.

  • Chief Brown is not happy.

  • isn’t

  • He is having difficulty solving a case.

  • He’s

  • It is about a missing salamander.

  • It’s


Contractions and negatives find two words in each sentence that can be written as a contraction

Contractions and NegativesFind two words in each sentence that can be written as a contraction.

  • I have read another Encyclopedia Brown story.

  • I have – I’ve

  • I could not guess what was going to happen.

  • could not – couldn’t

  • That boy did not have any difficulties.

  • did not – didn’t


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in1

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


Tuesday

Tuesday


Today we will learn about1

Today we will learn about:

  • Context Clues

  • Plot

  • Vocabulary

  • Fluency: Echo Reading

  • Grammar: Contractions and Negatives

  • Spelling: Prefixes: un-, dis-, and in-

  • Time for Science: Salamanders

  • Inquiry


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Vocabulary Strategy: Context Clues for Synonyms and AntonymsTurn to Page 490 - 491.


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Slippery SalamanderTurn to Page 492 - 497.


Fluency echo reading

FluencyEcho Reading


Fluency echo reading1

Fluency: Echo Reading

  • Turn to page 486, paragraphs 5-9.

  • As I read, notice how I convey Chief Brown’s frustration about the unsolved case and Mrs. Brown’s surprise at the salamander’s value.

  • We will practice as a class doing three echo readings of this paragraph.


Grammar contractions and negatives1

GrammarContractions and Negatives


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

  • is it unfare to keep animals in captivity

  • Is it unfair to keep animals in captivity?

  • some animal’s dont seem to mind being in cajes

  • Some animals don’t seem to mind being in cages.


Contractions and negatives2

Contractions and Negatives

  • A contraction is a shortened form of two words with an apostrophe taking the place of one or more letters.

  • Contractions can be formed from a pronoun and a verb ( I + am = I’m).

  • Contractions may also be formed from a verb and the word not (is + not = isn’t).


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in2

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


Wednesday

Wednesday


Today we will learn about2

Today we will learn about:

  • Prior Knowledge

  • Compare and Contrast

  • Vocabulary

  • Fluency: Characterization/Dialogue

  • Grammar: Contractions and Negatives

  • Spelling: Prefixes: un-, dis-, and in-

  • Inquiry


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Slippery SalamanderTurn to Page 498 - 503.


Fluency model characterization dialogue

FluencyModel Characterization/Dialogue


Fluency characterization dialogue3

Fluency: Characterization & Dialogue

  • Turn to page 499, paragraphs 4-10.

  • As I read, notice how my voice reflects Encyclopedia’s feelings of excitement and triumph when he solves the case.

  • Now we will practice together as a class by doing three echo readings.


Grammar contractions and negatives2

GrammarContractions and Negatives


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

  • mouses seems perfectly happy as pets

  • Mice seem perfectly happy as pets.

  • im not so sure large animels such as bears and mooses, enjoy zoos

  • I’m not so sure large animals, such as bears and moose, enjoy zoos.


Contractions and negatives3

Contractions and Negatives

  • A contraction is a shortened form of two words with an apostrophe taking the place of one or more letters.

  • Contractions can be formed from a pronoun and a verb ( I + am = I’m).

  • Contractions may also be formed from a verb and the word not (is + not = isn’t).


Contractions and negatives4

Contractions and Negatives

  • Using contractions makes writing sound like natural speech.

  • I am glad he is here. I’m glad he’s here.

  • The second sentence sounds more informal and natural than the first sentence.


Contractions and negatives5

Contractions and Negatives

  • Review something you have written to see if you can use contractions to make your writing sound more like natural speech.


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in3

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


Thursday

Thursday


Today we will learn about3

Today we will learn about:

  • Newspaper Article

  • Reading Across Texts

  • Content-Area Vocabulary

  • Fluency: Partner Reading

  • Grammar: Contractions and Negatives

  • Spelling: Prefixes: un-, dis-, and in-

  • Time for Science: Experiments


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

“Young Detectives of Potterville Middle School”Turn to Page 504 - 507.


Fluency partner reading

FluencyPartner Reading


Fluency partner reading1

Fluency: Partner Reading

  • Turn to page 499, paragraphs 4-10.

  • Read these paragraphs three times with a partner. Be sure to read dialogue dramatically, showing Encyclopedia’s personality and emotions and offer each other feedback.


Grammar contractions and negatives3

GrammarContractions and Negatives


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

  • when i visit a new city i always see if theres a aquarium

  • When I visit a new city, I always see if there’s an aquarium.

  • i gone to one in florida last year

  • I went to one in Florida last year.


Contractions and negatives6

Contractions and Negatives

  • A contraction is a shortened form of two words with an apostrophe taking the place of one or more letters.

  • Contractions can be formed from a pronoun and a verb ( I + am = I’m).

  • Contractions may also be formed from a verb and the word not (is + not = isn’t).


Contractions and negatives7

Contractions and Negatives

  • Test Tip: Most contractions formed from a verb and the word not have an apostrophe in place of the o in not but no other letter changes: isn’t, aren’t, don’t, doesn’t, wasn’t, weren’t, couldn’t, shouldn’t.

  • However, there are two exceptions: will not = won’t; cannot = can’t.


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in4

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


Friday

Friday


Today we will learn about4

Todaywe will learn about:

  • Build Concept Vocabulary

  • Plot

  • Idioms

  • Context Clue

  • Grammar: Contractions and Negatives

  • Spelling: Prefixes: un-, dis-, and in-

  • Card Catalog/Database

  • Inquiry


Literary elements plot

Literary Elements: Plot

  • A plot, or underlying story structure, is found only in fiction.

  • A plot begins when a character has a problem or conflict.

  • The problem builds up during the rising action, is met directly at the climax, and comes to an end, as the action winds down, during the resolution.


Idioms

Idioms

  • An idiom is a phrase or expression whose meaning cannot be understood from the ordinary meaning of the words that form it.

  • Context clues will sometimes help you figure out the meaning of an idiom.

  • Some idioms can be found in a dictionary by looking up a keyword contained in the idiom.


Context text

Context Text

  • Synonyms are words that mean the same or about the same.

  • Antonyms are words that are opposites.

  • A synonym or an antonym may appear as a context clue near an unfamiliar word.


Context text1

Context Text

  • Reread the last paragraph on page 494 and look for a synonym for the word leaked.

  • Choose other story words, use a thesaurus to find a synonym and antonym for each word, and write sentences that include the story word and a synonym or antonym.


Context clues

Context Clues


Card catalog database

Card Catalog/Database

  • How would you find books about salamanders in the library?

  • A card catalog and librarydatabase provide information to help readers find library books.

  • A card catalog has drawers with cards on each book in the library.


Card catalog database1

Card Catalog/Database

  • The cards are organized alphabetically. You can search for a book by author, title, or subject.

  • The call number is an identification number that shows where each book is stored on the library shelves.


Card catalog database2

Card Catalog/Database

  • A library database is the online version of the card catalog.


Grammar contractions and negatives4

GrammarContractions and Negatives


Big question how can attention to detail help solve a problem

  • john love snakes but hes afraid of spiders

  • John loves snakes, but he’s afraid of spiders.

  • lizard’s look like dinosaurs, but their a lot smaller

  • Lizards look like dinosaurs, but they’re a lot smaller.


Contractions and negatives8

Contractions and Negatives

  • A contraction is a shortened form of two words with an apostrophe taking the place of one or more letters.

  • Contractions can be formed from a pronoun and a verb ( I + am = I’m).

  • Contractions may also be formed from a verb and the word not (is + not = isn’t).


Spelling words prefixes un dis and in5

Spelling WordsPrefixes: un-, dis-, and in-


We are now ready to take our story tests

Story test

Classroom webpage,

Reading Test

AR

Other Reading Quizzes

Quiz #

We are now ready to take our story tests.


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