Sample: A simile is a figure of speech in which two unlike objects are compared using the words ‘like’ or ‘as.’ For example: …Her (Lady Wilma’s) smokestack stained the frozen winter sky like ink. What is being compared and what is the effect of this comparison?
Practice reading strategies such as cause and effect, inference making, sequencing, noting details, etc.
Sample: Use a bubble map to provide details about the Lady Wilma's trip around South America
Practice Word Analysis
Read this sentence- “I’m ruined!” he wailed, pacing the hot decks.
Which word is a synonym for wailed?
a. whispered b. yelled c. praised d. applauded
End of Novel Projects- postcard writing, newspaper page, & Lady Wilma descriptive paragraph