Week of 12/11 Spelling/Vocabulary

Spelling: dipthongs (a sound formed by the combination of two vowels in a single syllable)

  1. foil
  2. coins
  3. noise
  4. point
  5. enjoy
  6. joyful
  7. down
  8. owl
  9. crowd
  10. plow
  11. round
  12. couch
  13. proud
  14. bounce
  15. loudly
  16. misprint
  17. prepaid
  18. discount
  19. choice
  20. snowplow

Vocabulary: Unit 3, Week 5 “Riding the Rails West”

  • appreciate
To appreciate means to be grateful.
Cognate: apreciar
  • boomed
Boomed means to have grown suddenly.
  • descendants
Descendants are people who come from a particular ancestor or group of ancestors.
  • emigration
Emigration is the act of leaving one’s own country to live in another.
Cognate: emigración
  • pioneers
Pioneers are people who are among the first to explore and settle a region.
  • transportation
Transportation is the means of carrying or moving something from one place to another.
Cognate: transporte
  • vehicles
Vehicles are a means of transporting goods.
Cognate: vehículos

Spelling and Vocabulary List for Week of Dec. 4

Spelling List: prefixes

  1. misprint
  2. misread
  3. mistrust
  4. misspell
  5. mistreat
  6. precut
  7. preview
  8. prepaid
  9. preplan
  10. preheat
  11. distrust
  12. discount
  13. dishonest
  14. discover
  15. disable
  16. stairs
  17. rear
  18. where
  19. prejudge
  20. disconnect

Unit 3, Week 4 Vocabulary:

  • effective
Something that is effective works well.
Cognate: efectivo
  • example
An example is a thing that is used to show what other similar things are like.
Cognate: ejemplo
  • identical
Things that are identical are exactly the same.
Cognate: idéntico
  • material
Material is the stuff used to make something.
  • model
If something is a model , it is a small copy of something.
Cognate: modelo
  • observed
When something is observed , it is looked at closely.
Cognate: observar
  • similar
Similar things are alike but not exactly the same.