Guests Vocabulary Builder
Dozens of words from the book by Michael Dorris, plus three activities to do with them.
- Grades: 3–5
About this book
After introducing and discussing the following words from Guests to the class, have students try one or more the activities below.
1. Sort the words according to parts of speech. Caution students that some words can be more than one part of speech, depending upon use.
2. Write the words on a calendar, one word to a date — school days only. Have students take turns being responsible for a word each day. Students can present their word in any way that they wish as long as they indicate its meaning.
3. Have students record the words in a journal and use as many as they can in a journal entry.