Coyote School News. Compiled by: Terry Sams PES. Written and Illustrated by: Joan Sandin Meet the Author. Summary.
Terry Sams PES
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Meet the Author
Ramon Ernesto Ramirez grew up on a ranch in the southwestern United States in the 1930’s. His life was the same as ours in some ways. He went to school every day, he had to do chore before he could play, and he celebrated holidays with his family.But his life was different, too. Because he lived on a ranch, he helped round up and brand the cattle.
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Life On a Ranch
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crying out in a noisy way
metal points or pointed wheels, worn on a rider’s boot heels for urging a horse on
a small, wolf-like mammal living in many parts of North America
people raised in the city, especially easterners who vacation on a ranch
the act of driving or bringing cattle together from long distances
any of several trees or bushes common in southwestern US and Mexico, which often grown in dense clumps or thickets
raised in rank, condition, or importance
to hold out to be taken or refused; to be willing if another approves
to make someone feel sure; cause to believe; persuade by argument or proof
full of energy; active; vigorous
Use at least five spelling words to write one-sentence news bulletins that could appear as a crawl at the bottom of the screen during a television show.
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