Week 1   "The Secret of the Wall" by       pg 168   ( pgs)  short story 

Monday: Each student will find an Internet picture that exemplifies each word's meaning.  The student must then copy and paste the pictures into a PowerPoint show prepared by the teacher.  This assignment also includes finding synonyms and antonyms for words. 
Vocabulary:
revulsion          clamor
peons                peso
gambit              turmoil
sullen               philosophically
Illiterate           scornful



Week 2   "Ibrahima " by       pg 234   ( pgs)  short story 

Monday: Each student will find an Internet picture that exemplifies each word's meaning.  The student must then copy and paste the pictures into a PowerPoint show prepared by the teacher.  This assignment also includes finding synonyms and antonyms for words. 
Vocabulary:
inhabitant             dynasty
chaos                    status
embrace               trek
bondage               prosper   
procedure            reservation



Week 3   from Save the Earth! by       pg 333   ( pgs)  nonfiction

Monday: Each student will find an Internet picture that exemplifies each word's meaning.  The student must then copy and paste the pictures into a PowerPoint show prepared by the teacher.  This assignment also includes finding synonyms and antonyms for words. 
Vocabulary:
sustain           erosion
drought          drastically
dune               toxic 
minority         analysis 
intimidate      restore



190 Shipment of Mute Fate
221 Two Dreamers
333 From
Save the Earth!
339 From Wisdom Keepers
365 From Sweet Summer
368 Miss Awful
386 The Gold Coin
392 Love and Cabbie
395 Hiroshima No Pika
406 Lob's Girl
443 Flowers and Freckle Cream
452 Carrying the Running Always
457 My Friend Flicka
486 You're a Good Man Charlie Brown
540 With Open Eyes
551 Rise to the Challenge
580 In and Out of Control
590 What Matters Most