Lesson 11. Day 1. Words with VCV. Discuss the meanings of the spelling words. Say “vanish,” “suburb,” and “mimic.” Is the first syllable in each word pronounced with a short or long vowel sound? short Words with VCV pattern are usually pronounced with a short vowel sound.
To be crestfallen means to feel very disappointed after feeling very happy or confident.
To pay homage to a person or thing is to show great respect to that person or thing.
They probably treated him like an ordinary jackal.
How do you think the animals of the jungle treated
the blue jackal before his fur was dyed blue?
Use a cause and effect diagram to keep track of causes and effects in texts.
Use a Venn diagram to show how things are alike and different.
Use a web to list details related to a main idea or important concept.
The word because in the second sentence is a clue word that often signals a cause and effect relationship.
The graphic organizer that should be used with this passage is a cause and effect diagram.
The cause is “predators might be nearby”, and the effect is “the jackrabbit is alert as it eats.”
The words “as a result” signal another cause and effect relationship –
“the snake leaves when the jackrabbit kicks it.”
A certain eye color is a trait. Which members of your family do you share that trait with?
How would you lure a mouse into a trap?
What is something you could do to avoid a mean-looking dog?
How might you mimic the way a cat behaves?
What makes it obvious that it’s raining outside?
Does a dog resemble a wolf? Explain.
Would you trust a deceptive person? Why or why not?