"The Wise Old Woman" VocabularyPresentation Transcript
“ The Wise Old Woman” A traditional Japanese folktale retold by Yoshiko Uchida
Vocabulary from: “The Wise Old Woman” A traditional Japanese folktale retold by Yoshiko Uchida
“ The Wise Old Woman” in your Elements of Literature book, page 5
Write each word on an index card . (12 words)
On the back of the card write the part of speech and a good definition of the word.
Also, be sure to include a picture for 5 of the words to help you remember their meaning. Find the images in a magazine or online. Try: Google Images . Be sure to print out the images (small size) and paste them to the back (the definition side) of each index card. ( Please do this neatly .)
For extra credit: color code the words by part of speech: Put verbs on a red or pink index card, adjectives on blue , nouns on white and adverbs on orange . (I have colored index cards if you need them.)