The Earth Dragon Awakes


Lesson 12:


DECODING:
  • Base Words and Endings

Spelling Choice Board:


TARGET VOCABULARY:

Vocabulary PPT:


Vocab Slideshow with Pictures:


Quizlet Vocabulary



MAIN SELECTION STORY:

Building Background - San Francisco Earthquake

Main Selection Story with different set of guided questions:


Comprehension Questions for Main Selection:




Newsreel footage showing side by side before and after of downtown San Francisco (6:46):


Santa Rosa Part 1 video with 300 pictures and commentary (7:22)

Santa Rosa Part 2 video (7:40)

UGSG Earthquakes for Kids Website


Vocabulary Reader Comprehension Questions:




COMPREHENSION SKILL:
  • Sequence of Events
  • Conclusions and Generalizations
  • Author's Word Choice

Sequence of Events PPT:


Text Structure PPT (Cronological order, compare and contrast, cause and effect, problem and solution):


Sequence of Events Worksheet (A Real Cowboy)


VOCABULARY STRATEGY:
  • Synonyms





GRAMMAR:
  • Possessive Nouns

Singular and Plural Possessive Nouns with an imbedded verb tenses PPT at the end:


Possessive Nouns Tutorial with practice problems
Quia Battleship Possessive Nouns Game
Verb Tenses Review: Fling the Teacher Game
Verb Tense Practice Game