Show What You Know
Estimated Time: 30-40 minutes
Dictate one of the passages you copied in your journal from Read, Write, Learn.
- Be careful to punctuate and capitalize correctly and watch for spelling. If you make any errors, correct them.
If you have never used dictation before:
- Dictation just means the student writes the copywork from memory while the teacher reads it aloud. The student should be familiar enough with the passage to accurately spell, capitalize, and punctuate the passage.
- Take Brain Tickler Quiz #9 on page 123. Let your parent grade it for you using the answer key in the book.
Did you find any examples of motif?
Remember that motif is something that repeats throughout the story. You might not have recognized it yet, but probably will while reading next week. Keep your eyes open and review the definition of motif if needed.
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