• theme • main idea • details • summary • compare • contrast • opinion • decode • accuracy •

                  ELAGSE5RI5:  I can compare and contrast the overall structure(chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in 2 or more texts.

ELAGSE5RI1:  I can quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Essential Questions:

.      ELAGSE5L5:5 Demonstrate        understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.  

5c: I can recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms, adages, and proverbs.



I can .....understand and use of Latin roots to help me understand the meaning of words.   5RF3&4

dict-"say or speak" suffix -ate