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<ul><li> 1. PHOENIXFARM By Jane Yolen Page 130</li></ul> <p> 2. Phoenix Bird 3. THE LEGEND </p> <ul><li>The origin of the Phoenix goes back in time to Adam and Eve. When Adam and Eve were in the Garden of Eden, a beautiful rainbow bird was born from the first rose in a rose bush. But when Eve ate the apple and they were expelled from the garden, a flaming sword of Cherub fell from the sky. A single spark fell into the birds nest and the bird was burnt to death. But in the nest lay a red egg which held the Phoenix, a bird of fire.</li></ul> <p> 4. INFERENCES </p> <ul><li>An inference is a logical guess that a reader makes, using clues from the text.</li></ul> <ul><li>Example:The bad grammar in the words painted by her window bothers the narrator. </li></ul> <ul><li>INFERENCE:The narrator wants everything to beperfect. </li></ul> <p> 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. VOCABULARY </p> <ul><li>Vanity </li></ul> <ul><li>Recession </li></ul> <ul><li>Souvenir </li></ul> <ul><li>refugees </li></ul> <ul><li>Pulse </li></ul> <ul><li>Spaniels </li></ul> <ul><li>Seared </li></ul> <ul><li>Unerrignly </li></ul> <p> 12. HOMEWORK </p> <ul><li>Do vocabulary </li></ul> <ul><li>Think it through </li></ul> <p> 13. Making Inferences AnInferenceis a logical guess that a reader makes, using clues from the text. Clue : The bad grammar in the words painted by her window bothers the narrator. Inference : The narrator wants everything to be ____________ Narrator Clue : The narrator insists thatDaddy __________, even though Everyone else says he ran away from the family. Inference:She has troubledealing with reality. Clue : The narrator is the only one to see the ____________ Inference : since phoenixes arentreal, the narrator may have only____________ that she saw it. Clue : The narrator hugs Daddywhen he returns. Inference : She still __________her father. 14. Syllabication </p> <ul><li>Syllables are word parts with one vowel sound each. </li></ul> <ul><li>Remeber that prefixes and suffixes are usually separate syllables. </li></ul> <ul><li>Separate the following words into syllables. Write the syllables on the lines. </li></ul> <ul><li>unfit=____________ +____________ </li></ul> <ul><li>thankful=____________ +____________ </li></ul> <ul><li>collect=____________ +____________ </li></ul> <ul><li>rewrite=____________ +____________ </li></ul> <p>B. Combine syllables to make the following three-syllable words. Use one syllablefrom each column. Write the unscrambled words on the lines. ungratefulrebutton quarreling cinnamon Unscrambled Words cin rel ing __________________ un na ton__________________ quar but ful __________________ re grate mon __________________ 15. Words to know vanity recessionrefugeespulseseared </p> <ul><li>Fill in each blank with the word that best completes the sentences. </li></ul> <ul><li>During the 1980s many people lost their jobs, because business was slow. What</li></ul> <ul><li>do you call this period?__________________ </li></ul> <ul><li>2. Which word means to beat regularly? ___________________ </li></ul> <ul><li>3. If I place the hamburgers in a very hot grill, they can be _______________ </li></ul> <ul><li>4. What do you call people who seed shelter in another country?_____________ </li></ul> <ul><li>5. This is another word for pride. ______________ </li></ul>