Homework for week of 11/19
AM: work on novel folder
PM: matchbook summaries, get paper signed
Reminders: Turkey Trot on Wed., Half Day Wed., No School Thurs. or Friday
NOVEL STUDY: Because of Winn Dixie
Because of Winn-Dixie- By Kate Di Camillo
Summarize: the state the main ideas and important details of a text
Character Analysis: When you evaluate a character's traits, their role in the story, and the conflicts they experience.
Making Inferences: Making an inference involves using what you know to make a guess about what you don't know or reading between the lines. Readers who make inferences use the clues in the text along with their own experiences to help them figure out what is not directly said, making the text personal and memorable.
Grammar: verbs, adverbs