character Shh! We’re            allegiance                          central Writing the           delegates               ...
character – n. all the qualities that   make a person or thing different from   othersI have a dream that my four littlech...
allegiance – n. faithful support of acountry, person, group, or cause
central – adj. main, chief
delegates – n. plural of delegate: aperson who is chosen to act for others
concern – n. something important to aperson
league – n. a number of people,groups, or countries joined together fora common purpose.
contribute – v. to give
eavesdroppers – n. plural ofeavesdropper: a person who listens toother people talk without letting themknow they are liste...
accomplishment – n. achievement;something that someone has been ableto do, usually as a result of hard work.
rumors – n. plural of rumor: a story orstatement passed from one person toanother as truth with no proof
confederation – n. a group of countriesor states joined together for a commonpurpose
adjourned – v. past tense of adjourned:to stop working
Line 1 – coming contributing existing runningLine 2 – conform conclude conjoin concurrentLine 3 – supreme/ultimate     lov...
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Shh! We're Writing the Constitution

  1. 1. character Shh! We’re allegiance central Writing the delegates concernConstitution! league contribute By: Jean Fritz eavesdroppers Illustrated by: accomplishment Tomie dePaola rumors confederation adjourned
  2. 2. character – n. all the qualities that make a person or thing different from othersI have a dream that my four littlechildren will one day live in a nationwhere they will not be judged by thecolor of their skin but by the content oftheir character. ~Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  3. 3. allegiance – n. faithful support of acountry, person, group, or cause
  4. 4. central – adj. main, chief
  5. 5. delegates – n. plural of delegate: aperson who is chosen to act for others
  6. 6. concern – n. something important to aperson
  7. 7. league – n. a number of people,groups, or countries joined together fora common purpose.
  8. 8. contribute – v. to give
  9. 9. eavesdroppers – n. plural ofeavesdropper: a person who listens toother people talk without letting themknow they are listening.
  10. 10. accomplishment – n. achievement;something that someone has been ableto do, usually as a result of hard work.
  11. 11. rumors – n. plural of rumor: a story orstatement passed from one person toanother as truth with no proof
  12. 12. confederation – n. a group of countriesor states joined together for a commonpurpose
  13. 13. adjourned – v. past tense of adjourned:to stop working
  14. 14. Line 1 – coming contributing existing runningLine 2 – conform conclude conjoin concurrentLine 3 – supreme/ultimate loved/adored common/shared make/compelLine 4 – laws states troops citizens

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