Lesson 21

Lesson 21
Because of Winn-Dixie By Kate DiCamillo

Reading Skill: Character, Setting and Plot
Genre: Realistic Fiction
Grammar Skill: Main and Helping Verbs
Spelling Skill: Words with Suffixes ñant, -ent, -eer, -ist, -ian.

Spelling Words: assistant, consultant, coolant, defendant, radiant, disinfectant, ignorant, absorbent, confident, different, engineer, activist, cyclist, motorist, pianist, typist, comedian, electrician, librarian, musician
Challenge Words: puppeteer, occupant, technician, relevant, pertinent

Vocabulary Words and Example of Usage
consisted -If something consisted of several things, it was made up of those things.
prideful- A person is prideful if he or she feels very satisfied because of something he or she has done.
intends - When someone intends to do something, he or she plans to do it.
snatched - If you snatched something, you grabbed it or pulled it away quickly.
recalls- When a person recalls something, he or she remembers it.
select - A select group is one that is special and among the best of it kind.
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