Workshop 5 - Secrets of the Mummy's Tomb
These texts are not for the squeamish! Be prepared to take a close-up look inside a mummy's tomb.
-examine (verb) -investigate (verb)
-preserve (verb) -task (noun)
-construct (verb) -system (noun)
-symbol (noun) -transport (verb)
-material (noun) -value (noun)
Homophones - words that sound alike but have different spellings and meanings
Idioms - a phrase that means something different from the separate meanings of the words in the phrase.
-Using irregular verbs in present and past-tense forms.
-Using commas with introductory words or phrases at the beginning of a sentence.
Workshop 9 - No Small Hero
This workshop features one little girl who took a big step through a school door to open doors for generatiosn to come.
-serious (adjective) -ignore (verb)
-frightened (adjective) -surround (verb)
-influence (verb) -confusion (noun)
-admire (verb) -imitate (verb)
-opportunity (noun) -finally (adverb)
Noun Endings - How to change a noun to show more than one person, place, or thing, by adding different variations of a plural ending or changing an irregular noun completely
Using A Dictionary - Using guide words at the top of a dictionary page to identify the first and last words listed on those pages to identify anything in between
-Using adverbs to describe a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
-Using quotation marks to show the exact words or dialogue of a speaker