Let’s have fun reading together<br />Vera Chilari<br />                                                                   ...
HAPPINESS<br />
Once upon a time there lived a king ,whose name was Midas.<br />Midas was very fond of gold, he loved it better than anyth...
No I am not. I shall never be happy until everything I touch becomes gold.”<br />“I can make a spell to that your hands to...
Think:<br />What was his favourite activity?<br />What was the meaning of happiness for Midas?<br />Predict what happened ...
Money, money<br />1 penny, 2 pennies, 3 pennies, 4 pennies, 5 pennies<br />Make a … nickel.<br />6 pennies, 7 pennies, 8 p...
Main characters:<br />Midas- the king<br />Delia - the princess<br />Nandan - the wizard<br />
Old Gollop- the father of the river Gijam<br />Stray- Mida’s dog<br />Wuzzleflump- the old witch<br />
Mumboo- the baby dragon<br />Ackerbachus- Wuzzleflump’s cat<br />Biffpot- the butler<br />
synonyms<br />Charming-<br />Beg – <br />Strapping –                        <br />Cuddle – <br />Foresee – <br />Madness –...
Ring  = 					chuckle= <br />Chase=					stare=<br />Meat =					loom=<br />Hard =					myriad=<br />Wicked =<br />Worried =<b...
Fill in the spaces, use the clues . The last letter of one word is the first letter of the next word<br />1.noun A preciou...
transformers<br />1. Begin with the word                                                         gold<br />2. Change one l...
A letter to Nandan<br />Dear Nandan,<br />Summer is coming. I know it is your favourite season .I am looking forward to yo...
WRITE THE KEY WORDS AND <br />THE MORAL OF THE STORY<br />DRAW WHAT YOU IMAGINED WHILE <br />READING<br />WHAT DID YOU FEE...
Write the moral of the story<br />Plan an original story about an animal that learned a lesson about kindness. Use the sto...
BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR….<br />IT JUST MIGHT COME TRUE!<br />
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  1. 1. Let’s have fun reading together<br />Vera Chilari<br /> ETRC 2011<br />
  2. 2. HAPPINESS<br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. Once upon a time there lived a king ,whose name was Midas.<br />Midas was very fond of gold, he loved it better than anything else in the world except his daughter Delia.<br />Midas spent the days counting his money.<br />One day a wizard named Nandan appeared in front of him and said:”Midas, you are the richest man in the world. You have everything you can wish for.But are you really happy?”<br />
  5. 5. No I am not. I shall never be happy until everything I touch becomes gold.”<br />“I can make a spell to that your hands touch becomes gold.<br />Think whatever you want it or not, ”said Nandan.<br />….<br />
  6. 6. Think:<br />What was his favourite activity?<br />What was the meaning of happiness for Midas?<br />Predict what happened next…<br />
  7. 7. Money, money<br />1 penny, 2 pennies, 3 pennies, 4 pennies, 5 pennies<br />Make a … nickel.<br />6 pennies, 7 pennies, 8 pennies, 9 pennies, 10 pennies<br />Make a … dime.<br />2 dimes and a nickel make a …quarter.<br />And 4 quarters make a … dollar<br />And a dollar is 100 cents each time.<br />Let’s go faster …<br />
  8. 8. Main characters:<br />Midas- the king<br />Delia - the princess<br />Nandan - the wizard<br />
  9. 9. Old Gollop- the father of the river Gijam<br />Stray- Mida’s dog<br />Wuzzleflump- the old witch<br />
  10. 10. Mumboo- the baby dragon<br />Ackerbachus- Wuzzleflump’s cat<br />Biffpot- the butler<br />
  11. 11. synonyms<br />Charming-<br />Beg – <br />Strapping – <br />Cuddle – <br />Foresee – <br />Madness – <br />Desire – <br />Real – <br />Obstacle – <br />Rich – <br />Certain – <br />Spell – <br />Sharp – <br />Mix – <br />Competition – <br />Kill – <br />Naughty – <br />Shout –<br />Puzzling – <br />Eager – <br />Rush – <br />Toad – <br />ADORABLE<br />PLEAD<br />Well-built<br />hug<br />predict<br />insanity<br />wish<br />true<br />barrier<br />wealthy<br />sure<br />conjuration<br />pointed<br />stir<br />contest<br />murder<br />cheeky<br />yell<br />riddling<br />keen<br />hurry<br />frog<br />
  12. 12. Ring = chuckle= <br />Chase= stare=<br />Meat = loom=<br />Hard = myriad=<br />Wicked =<br />Worried =<br />Unpleasant =<br />Reply=<br />Bony=<br />Scared=<br />Halfwit=<br />Nourishment=<br />Frolic=<br />Awe=<br />Radiant=<br />To leap=<br />Flourishing=<br />Under=<br />Being=<br />Call<br />A quiet laugh<br />hunt<br />goggle<br />flesh<br />appear<br />difficult<br />Extremely numerous<br />evil<br />anxious<br />nasty<br />answer<br />skinny<br />frightened<br />idiot<br />food<br />caper<br />respect<br />beaming<br />To spring<br />prospering<br />below<br />existence<br />
  13. 13. Fill in the spaces, use the clues . The last letter of one word is the first letter of the next word<br />1.noun A precious yellow metal GOLD<br />2 noun A strong wish ------<br />3.verb To consume food ---<br />4.verb To use the mind in an active way -----<br />5. verb To touch with the lips to show love ----<br />6. adj. To be certain ----<br />7.verb Finish ---<br />8 proper noun. The king’s daughter ------<br />9.noun An upper limb of the human body ---<br />10. adj. Mentally ill ---<br />11. noun King Midas had a child --------<br />12. adj. Having a lot of money ----<br />13. adj. Characteristic of people -----<br />14. adv. Not ever -----<br />15. noun A long, flowing body of water -----<br />16. verb Come back ------<br />17. proper noun The wizards name ------<br />18. noun A word by which a person is known ----<br />19. noun pl. Two organs on the face that are used for seeing ----<br />20. adj. Making no sound ------<br />21. adj. Opposite for short ----<br />22. adj. Not big little<br />desire<br />eat<br />think<br />kiss<br />sure<br />end<br />Delia<br />arm<br />mad<br />daughter<br />rich<br />human<br />never<br />river<br />return<br />Nandan<br />name<br />eyes<br />silent<br />tall<br />
  14. 14. transformers<br />1. Begin with the word gold<br />2. Change one letter to spell the past tense of tell ----<br />3. Change one letter to form a word meaning the money<br /> Paid for the use of a road or bridge ----<br />4. Drop two letters to form a preposition --<br />5. Add a vowel to the end to create a part of the body ---<br />6. Add a letter to form the past tense of tear ----<br />Begin with the word wish<br />1. Change a letter to form a verb meaning an activity you do in the bathroom ----<br />2. Change a letter to spell an insect ----<br />3. Change a letter to form a word for :”at the last …. ” ----<br />4. Drop a letter to spell Engl. Am for petrol ---<br />5. Drop two consonants to spell an article -<br />6. Add two consonants to the end to create a verb ---<br />told<br />toll<br />to<br />toe<br />tore<br />wash<br />wasp<br />gasp<br />gas<br />a<br />add<br />
  15. 15. A letter to Nandan<br />Dear Nandan,<br />Summer is coming. I know it is your favourite season .I am looking forward to your visit. I am writing to ask if you would like to make some of my dreams true:<br />First of all……………………………………………………………….<br />As well……………………………………………………………………… <br />Finally………………………………………………………………………..<br />I have been a good……………….this school year , so I think I deserve these presents.<br />Three good things I have done are:<br />1………………………………………………………………………………………………….<br />2…………………………………………………………………………………………………<br />3……………………..............................................................................<br />I would be glad if you could come. As a reward I will give you …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..<br />Thank you in anticipation, I am very excited.<br /> Signed………………..<br />
  16. 16. WRITE THE KEY WORDS AND <br />THE MORAL OF THE STORY<br />DRAW WHAT YOU IMAGINED WHILE <br />READING<br />WHAT DID YOU FEEL WHILE READING<br />GIVE ANOTHER TITLE<br />
  17. 17. Write the moral of the story<br />Plan an original story about an animal that learned a lesson about kindness. Use the story map to plan your own story.<br />Characters<br />……….<br />……..<br />Settings<br />……<br />…..<br />moral<br />Solution<br />…………<br />………..<br />Problem<br />…………<br />……….<br />
  18. 18. BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR….<br />IT JUST MIGHT COME TRUE!<br />

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