Mrs. Mings' Page - 4th Grade Classroom

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    May 9-13 KPREP

    May 23 Graduation, 6 pm in the gym

    May 24 Field day and Last day

     Spelling Words:  vacant, insistent, reversible, honorable, contestant, patriotism, observant, urgent, pessimist, comfortable, absorbent, optimism, finalist, terrible, frequent, laughable, radiant, collectible, novelist, journalism, Challenge:  evident, triumphant, occupant, digestible, curable.

    Reading Vocab:  analyze - to look at or study something carefully.

    characters - the people and animals in the story.

    behavior - the way a character acts.

    traits - ways of speaking and acting that show what a character is like.

    motivation - reason that a character acts a certain way.

    conflict - the struggle or problem that a character tries to solve.

    theme - the message of the story or play.

    suffix - an ending that is added to a word that changes the word's meaning or how the word is used in speech.

    abbreviation - shortened form of a word.

    imagery - words that describe an object.

    sensory details - details that appeal to the five senses and create a picture through writing.

    sensory details - details that appeal to the five senses and create a picture through writing.