Vocabulary

Students examine how to use the dictionary to find the meaning of new words. They determine the use of adjectives in writing. They listen to a read aloud of Ursula Le Guin's, A Ride on the Red Mare's Back while listening for words with meanings that are unknown to them. They listen for adjectives during the reading.

3rd - 5th English Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
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