Good-bye, 382 Shin Dang Dong
Question of the week: Why is it hard to adapt to a new culture?
Comprehension Skill: Sequence
To sequence the events in a story, tell the order in which events happen. Look for transition words -
Comprehension Strategy: Monitor and Clarify
When reading, stop after a paragraph or two ask,
- "What did I learn?"
- "What doesn't make sense?"
- "How does this connect to what I already know?"
This weeks vocabulary words:
airport: a place where airplanes are able to take off and land
cellar: an underground room or rooms, usually under a building
curious: eager to find out or learn about new things
delicious: tastes very good
described: told about in words or writing
homesick: wanting to go home
memories: everything a person remembers
raindrops: drops in rain
Native: A person born in a specific place
Homeland: The place you were born, a person’s native land Aspect: A particular part or feature of something
Advantage: Having a favorable or superior position
Sponsor: A person or organization that provides money for an activity
Habit: Something that a person regularly does, and it is something that is hard to stop doing
Impolite: Having no manners, being rude
Conscious: Knowing what is going on around you
Insult: To speak or treat someone else with disrespect or abuse