A Mr. Rubbish Mood
by Megan McDonald --- illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
*Access Student Book 2 start on pg. 10
Target Vocabulary: recycle, project, dripping, carton, complicated,global, rubbish, hardly, shade, pollution
Vocabulary Strategy: Context clues
Phonics Skills: Words with air, ear, are
Comprehnsion Skills: Author's purpose -- use text details to tell why an author writes a book
Comprehension Strategy: Monitor/clarify -- as you read, find a way to clear up what doesn't make sense
Adjectives are words that describe, or tell about, a noun.
-Some adjectives tell what kind. An Adjective that tells what kind, usually comes before the noun it describes.
We went for a long walk. (What kind of walk?)
-Some adjectives tell how many. An adjective that tells how many comes before the noun it describes.
She saw three birds in a nest. (How many birds?)
-The adjectives this and that tell "which one."
You should recycle that can. (Which can?)
Vowel + /r/ sounds in air and fear
Tic-Tac-Toe Menu -- see attachment at bottom of page
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Process of Recycling Plastic Bottles
Context Clues Tutorial