Title: 6-2 New Hope by: Henri Sorensen
Summary: In this historical fiction story, we learn the history of a town called New Hope. The town begins when a family is journeying across the country and their axel on their wagon breaks. They notice that it would be a great place to settle. As their hopes rise, more and more new people come to settle too and a new town starts.
Spelling Words: Silent letters.
Words: listen, castle, rustle, whistle, rhino, answer, doubt, island, would, could.
Challenge Words: chaos.
Brisk (adj): quick and lively. Doe (n): a female deer. Leather (n): material made from animal skin. Shed (n): a small building used for storing things. Recycling (v): using throwaway items for another purpose. Fabric (n): cloth. Citizens (n): a person who was born in a country or who chooses to live in and become a member of a country. Adopted (v): to take as one’s own.
Grammar Concept: Review: I can make a complete sentence that starts with a capital and ends with a correct punctuation mark. A sentence always starts with a capital and ends with either a period (imperative or declarative), question mark (interrogative), or exclamation point (exclamatory). A complete sentence has a subject and predicate. Incorrect: when she went biking (Incomplete, no capital, and no punctuation) Correct: She left the library an hour ago. (Complete, capitalized, and period).