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High Frequency Words
Focus Skill: To read and interpret information in graphic aids. to identify and use synonyms.
Focus Strategy: To summarize as a strategy for comprehension.
To identify and use forms of the verb be: am, is, are.
Prefixes - mis-, re-, un-
Form: Paragraph that compares or contrasts
Trait: Word Choice
Watching in the Wild
extinct - no more of that kind of animal is alive
pledge - a promise to do something
patience - to be able to wait without getting restless or complain
tedious - to be boring and take a long time to do
blended - mixed
cradled - to hold closely
raggedy - rough and torn at the edges
distance - how far away something is
personalities - the way a person acts, thinks and feels
crumpled - to gently crunch or bunch up