Vocabulary Assignment:1.Fill out an Own the Word page for each vocabulary word.2.Make sure you understand the meaning of each word. Goback through the slide show if there are any words youdon’t understand.3.Make sure that each box of the Own the Word page isfilled in. Use an online dictionary if you need help filling inall of the boxes.4.At the end of the slideshow, you will have another smallassignment to do with the words. Make sure and finishyour Own the Word pages before you start the second partof the assignment
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● disastersDisasters are events that destroy things and hurt orkill living things. Floods, hurricanes, blizzards, and earthquakes are natural disasters. Car accidents, fires, and explosions are man-made disasters.
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● environmentAn environment is the people, places and things around a person that affect his or her life. An environment might include the weather, family and friends, a building, or a neighborhood.
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● zoneA zone is a special place that is used for one thing. A zonemight be separated from other areas by lines, markers, orsigns. You may have seen signs that say “No ParkingZone” on parts of a street.
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● mazeA maze is a group of paths or lines with a beginning and an end.Some of the paths or lines are connected but others are not. If a maze is drawn on paper you can use a pencil or your finger to trace the route. If a maze is made of bushes, you walk on the paths until you find your way through it.
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● adjusted Adjusted means “corrected or changed.” When you adjustsomething, you change it so it will fit or work better. You mightadjust the brightness on your computer screen so you can see better. You might adjust the height of a chair to fit you better.
Key Words Unit 4 Week 2 ● functionWhen you function, you work at a job or a task. You have specific things to do. Sometimes people have to function under difficult conditions, like during or after a natural disaster or an accident.
Vocabulary Assignment, part 2:After you have completed an Own the Word page for eachvocabulary word, find a photo for each word and create aTrading Card for it. Your Trading Card App is in yourWriting Folder on your iPad.We will look at these in class, so do your BEST work!
Function Words and Phrases:For the function words and phrases this week, just gothrough each of the slides and become familiar with thewords and phrases.
Function Words & Phrases Unit 4 Week 2 ● like crazy
Function Words & Phrases Unit 4 Week 2 ● to give one a taste of something
Function Words & Phrases Unit 4 Week 2 ● lose hold of
Function Words & Phrases Unit 4 Week 2 ● change your mind