Wordly Wise We will focus on increasing our vocabulary through specific activities. Wordly Wise Lesson 1 Review Avid Inaugurate Brusque Pervade Concise Proprietor Demean Pseudonym Despicable Rebuff Emulate Resilient Evoke Turbulent Excruciating Lesson 2 The Iceman Word List for Lesson 2 – The Iceman Abrasion Endeavor Clad Gingerly Corroborate Grimace Cursory Gruesome Dehydrate Inventory Derive Simulate Electrify Succumb Surmise Review each word. Use the ranking system below to categorize your words. 1 = I don’t know the word. This is the first time I have seen it. 2=I think I have seen the word used before, but I don’t know the meaning of the word. 3= I recognize some part of the word and can relate it to a similar word. 4= I can define the word. I can also use it in a sentence applying the meaning. Abrasion Clad Corroborate Cursory Dehydrate Derive Electrify Endeavor Gingerly Grimace Gruesome Inventory Simulate Succumb Surmise Today’s Vocabulary Activities- Friday, September 18, 2015 You will use your learning style to create your study guide. It can be flashcards, a foldable, or written/typed notes. Analyze your score on your last assessment. Make a determination of what you need to do to be successful on your activities and final assessment. Some may need to re-evaluate and come up with a better strategy. See me if you need ideas or have questions. You will need to use these words to study on a nightly basis. You will also be using your flashcards in class. Make sure you have them with you! Today’s Vocabulary Activities – Monday, September 21, 2015 Make sure your vocabulary study guide is complete! It is due Tuesday, September 22, 2015 Continue working to complete the study guide. Review your guide for 5-10 minutes independently. Make an attempt to complete as many as possible questions in 2A without using your study guide. See how well you can do – What do you recall? Only circle the answers at this point. Use your study guide to assist you so you can complete 2A. Make sure to write the sentence. For those you had difficulty with during the activity, make a note and study those words for at least 10 minutes tonight. Homework is Lesson 2B Today’s Vocabulary – Tuesday, September 22, 2015 Complete Lesson 2C. This activity asks you to apply the meaning of the vocabulary word. Put some thought into this! As a class we will review, Lesson 2B and 2C. For those you had difficulty with during the activity, make a note and study those words for at least 10 minutes tonight. Homework – Activity 2D Today’s Vocabulary – Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Review Activity 2D Make sure you are continuing to review your words! If you are having difficulty with particular words make a personal connection to the word. You should have made an attempt to add synonyms and antonyms after this activity. You can use www.dictionary.com to assist you! Today’s Vocabulary – Friday, September 25, 2015 You will read “The Iceman” independently This will allow you to make sure you understand your vocabulary words in context. We will read the selection together as a class. Students will begin to review the questions. They will make note of the questions they require you to use a vocabulary word. They will make note of vocabulary that has been used within questions and mark them so they do not reuse those words. Continue to review your vocabulary words. Today’s Vocabulary – Monday, September 28, 2015 Review of Lesson 1 and Lesson 2 with a Crossword Review Students will review their questions for 2E with a partner. You will help each other! This is a collaborative activity. Only on task and productive talk!