Mrs. Leslie Kayes

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Mrs. Leslie Kayes
UNIT 2​
              Reading - Social Issues
             Writing - Literary Essay
BUZZ WORDS!
Week of 11/20-11/22

Short week - all BUZZ words the students have had before - they should be familiar with them !
certain
follow
group
serious
difference

VOCAB:

social issue- a problem that affects many people

theme- the important message in a story

author’s craft- the elements or devices an author uses to

convey meaning in their writing

author’s purpose- the reason an author wrote a piece

thesis- a statement of opinion

critique- to decide how well something was done

hypothesize- to create a theory

synthesize- to put parts or ideas together

quote- to repeat exactly the words of another

5th Grade Special Education ELA Teacher
609-625-6600 x 2010
kayesl@hamiltonschools.org
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Thank you ~ Mrs. Kayes