Needed: Foster Parents
Scholastic ACTION: April 19, 2010
DIRECTIONS: You saw these words and their definitions in the story “One in a Million.” Choose the correct word to fill in the blanks in each sentence. If you have trouble deciding whether a certain word belongs in a blank, try it out and see if the sentence makes sense.
applications: forms to be filled out when asking for money, help, or a job
biology: the study of living things
drug addict: someone who feels a strong need to use drugs regularly
foster home: a home where a child is placed for care
potential: ability that can grow