A Birthday Basket for Tia Second Grade Reading Unit 6 Story 3
present aunt basket collects bank favorite piñata ninetieth tia Vocabulary Words
present • Something that someone gives you or that you give someone.
aunt • Your father’s or you mother’s sister; your uncle’s wife.
baskets • Something to carry or store things in.
collects • To brings things together or to gather things.
bank • A place where people keep their money.
favorite • The one thing you like better than all the others.
piñata • A decorated shape filled with candy, fruit, and small toys and hung at a holiday time in Mexico and other Latin American countries. Blindfolded children swing sticks in order to break to get what is inside.
ninetieth • Next after the 89th. 85 86 87 88 89
tia • The Spanish word for aunt.
celebration custom tradition create inspect angle brilliant snapshot Amazing Words
celebration • A party or other activity in which people might eat, play music, and have a good time together to show happiness about a special day or when something good happens.
custom • Something that people always do or have done for a long time.
tradition • A custom or belief that is handed down from generation to generation.
create • To make something that hasn’t been made before.
inspect • To look at something very carefully.
angle • The way from which you look at something and see it.
brilliant • Very bright and sparkling.
snapshot • A simple picture taken with a camera.