Lesson 08

Me and Uncle Romie


Lesson 8:


DECODING:
  • Stressed and Unstressed Syllables

Spelling Choice Board:


TARGET VOCABULARY:

Vocabulary PPT:


Vocabulary Slideshow with different pictures:


Vocab PPT:


Quizlet Vocabulary


MAIN SELECTION STORY:

Keynote of Me and Uncle Romie (by Heather Fleming):


Main Selection Story with different set of guided questions:



Fantastic Sidewalk Artists (5:34)
Edgar Mueller Sidewalk Artist Website
Julian Beever Sidewalk Artist Website
Best of 3D Street Art Illusion Episode #1 (4:06)
Best of 3D Street Art Illusion Episode #2 (2:13)


Lesson 8 Comprehension Questions:



Romare Bearden Timeline
Romare Bearden Biography


COMPREHENSION SKILL:
  • Understanding Characters
  • Theme
  • Point of View

Characterization PPT:


Character Traits short PPT:


A Happy Hero: Analyzing Characters Worksheet
Talking Too Much: Analyzing Characters Worksheet

Theme PPT:


Narrator Point of View PPT:


VOCABULARY STRATEGY:
  • Figurative Language

Idiom PPT:


List of idioms, their meaning, and the origin of the idiom:


Read Works Lesson

Commonly used idioms class activity:


Hit the Books Idioms
Idiom Practice Page with Meanings
Know your Idioms
Piece of Cake Idioms

Idiom Song (3:17):



GRAMMAR:
  • Progressive Verb Tenses

Progressive Forms and Perfect Tenses PPT: