The Stormi Giovanni Club Day 2
Concept talk How do people adapt to new places?
Partner Share • Why do people enjoy facing new challenges and opportunities? • Explain how it helps to be courageous when facing new situations. • How does perseverance help people overcome obstacles?
Amazing Words • Relocate- (prefix re means to do again) to locate in another place, move • If you keep talking I will relocate you to a new seat. • Familiarize- (suffix ize means to make) to make familiar • I want you to familiarize yourself with your new home. • Teach your partner these words.
Literary Terms • We are going to need our books now. • 1-5 • 6-10 • 11-15 • 16-20 • 21-27
Conflict and Resolution A conflict is usually at the beginning of the story. They occur between people, between a person and a force of nature, or within a person. During the resolution the conflict is resolved.
Conflict and Resolution • When we preview The Stormi Giovanni Club we can try to identify the conflict. • On page 113 I see a picture of a girl surrounded by moving boxes and looks upset. • I think the conflict will be that she has just moved and is unhappy about it.
Vocabulary • Cavities-holes in teeth • I had no cavities at my dental exam. • Combination- set of numbers to open a lock • I forgot the combination for my locker. Teach your partner these words.
Vocabulary • Demonstrates- shows • She demonstrates how to kick a soccer ball. • Episode- part of a series • We watched the final episode together. • Teach your partner these words.
Vocabulary • Profile- public image • Her job was to improve the profile of the restaurant. • Strict- tough • His dad was really strict on his bed time. Teach your partner these words.
Generalize • Today we are going to read The Stormi Giovanni Club. • When we generalize we want to be sure we: • 1. collect information about the topic • 2. look for relationships among the facts. • 3. form a general statement about the related facts. • 4. Make sure your generalization is valid.
Indefinite and Reflexive Pronouns • Everyone loves their present. • This sentence is incorrect. • Everyone is singular, and their is plural. • It should read: Everyone loves his or her present.
Indefinite and Reflexive Pronouns • Both finished their homework. • This is correct, because both and their are plural.
Daily Fix it Lets take a look at our Daily Fix it
Writing • Persuasive writing; • Introductory paragraph-your position • Each paragraph should focus on your evidence • Describe and then prove the opposing views key points wrong • Restate and reinforce the thesis and supporting evidence
Writing • Your topic is: • You are planning a surprise party for a friend. You can choose inside or outside. Which is better?