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WALT: Discuss new vocabulary.


Success Criteria

  • I can identify unknown words.
  • I can use the context to predict the meaning of a new word.
  • I can use resources to find the definition of a word.


Today we're going to dig deeper into our model text, 'The Tropics'. It's important to read carefully and identify any unfamiliar words. We can use the context of the sentence or verse to predict the meaning of the word. You're going to be using a dictionary or online dictionary to research the meaning of some of the word within the poem. Look through the PowerPoint below and choose you challenge. The HOT challenge is below, EXTRA HOT and SPICY are explained on the PowerPoint.