The Talking Cloth. Third Grade. Storytelling Trees. I am going to read aloud an article about totem poles and how they have been made over centuries. Do you know any ways to tell stories without words?. Comprehension. What must a tree be like to be chosen to become a storytelling tree?
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Details are important to a story because:
Listen to The Talking Cloth
Name details about Aunt Phoebe’s appearance on pg. 219.
What do these details say about the kind of person she is?
In your group list the decorative or art objects illustrated on pgs. 218-219.
When you’re older, you can have the talking cloth.
He’s listening now.
We aren’t going yet.
They’re already late.
You’ll carry the cloth.
Take turns reading the sentence to your number partner. Then write the contraction and the two words that make up the contraction.
Choral read The Talking Cloth
Reread pgs. 195-196 in The Talking Cloth. What details help you understand why Aunt Phoebe calls the cloth a “talking cloth”?
Color of the Cloth What it means
he + is = ___________
she + will = ___________
was + not = ____________
they + are = __________
I + will = ____________
Partner read The Talking Cloth
_________ + __________ = it’s
_________ + __________ = you’re
_________ + __________ = hasn’t
_________ + __________ = isn’t
_________ + __________ = we’re
Which words in these sentences are plural nouns?
The ruins of an ancient Greek stadium gave Pierre de Coubertin the idea for the Olympic.
An athlete trains for years to win a metal.
The first U.S. female Olympic star, Babe Didrikson, entered three track and field events.
Which words in these sentences are singular nouns?
Judges awarded medals to the winners of each contest.
Hockey was first played in the 1920 games.
After you finish your Weekly Skills Test:
Make sure your name, date, and assignment are written clearly on the top left of the paper.
Turn your test paper to me and put your answer key in the reading basket.
Read your chapter book.