Interesting Compound Words

Instead of spelling city this week we have to list as many interesting compound words. These are my ones:

another, today, cannot, become, honeydew, nearby, format, upgrade, standby, Sunday, eyelid, soybean, goodbye, crossbreed, cheesecake, sideburn, headache, southeast, northeast, northwest, southwest, elsewhere, because, became, himself, forget, upon, toothpaste, somehow, anyway, anywhere, softball, basketball, netball, blackmail, eardrum, upmarket, takeoff, teapot, shortbread, starfish.

This list could go on for a long time but if you would like to have a look at even more visit this website:

http://www.learningdifferences.com/Main%20Page/Topics/Compound%20Word%20Lists/Compound_Word_%20Lists_complete.htm

Spelling City Words

This week in spelling city we had either prefixes or suffixes. I had prefixes and here are my words and what there prefixes mean:

Review [Re to do again]

Uplift [Up here means raise]

Dissatisfied [Dis is the opposite]

Report [Re to deliver information]

Unsure [Un means not]

Reappear [ Re means to come out of no where]

Uncertain [Un means not]

Uproar [Up sort of means different and outrageous]

Unable [Un means not]

Mistake [Mis means on accident]

Disapprove [Dis means to not]

Misbehave [Mis in this word means has not]

Combining Short Sentences

The under line sentences are the ones that I made.

The puppy had been abondoned . He made its way down the road to the Laceys small house. He had his ears tucked in. His tail between his legs. He was shivering.

1. The abondoned puppy made its way down the road to Lacey’s small house. He had his tail between his legs and his ears tucked in as he was shivering.

The roads would be to bad to travel on for many days. Mr Lacey couldn’t get out.He couldn’t get out. He could’nt take the puppy to the pound in the city right away.

2. Mr Lacey couldn’t get out because the roads would be to bad to travel on for days. He couldn’t take the puppy to the pound in the city right away.

We use words when we think. We write with words. In our dreams we use words. We use them to pray. When we hope for things we use words.

3. We write with words and we use words when we think. We use words to pray, to dream and to hope.

I was done. Otis thanked me.

4. Otis thanked me when I was done.

He was an ugly dog. I loved him with all my heart from the begining.

5. I loved him with all my heart from the beginning although he was an ugly dog.

Harry was sevral streets away. He collapsed onto a wall in Mangolia Cresent. He was panting from the effort of dragging his truck. He sat quite still. The anger was still surging through him. As he sat there he was listening to the frantic thumping of his heart.

6.Harry collapsed onto a low wall in Magnolia Cresent. He was several streets away. He sat quite still from the effort of dragging his truck. He sat there listenting to the frantic thumping of his heart, anger still surging through him.

Grammer Mainia Project, Lesson 1

Activitie 1:
Exercise 1: Nouns
Underline all the nouns you can find or highlight. 
1. The dog chased the cat under the porch.
2. Muffins made with blueberries are delicious.
3. My daughter sold her computer to a friend.
4. Robert drove his car to Saint John and shopped for a new truck.
5. So much snow covered the roads, that even truck drivers pulled into motels.
6. The passengers on the ship witnessed the collision with the iceberg.
7. The Titanic sank in a few hours; many husbands and wives were separated.
8. Penguins live near the South Pole, but these birds aren’t bothered by the cold.
9. Many retired couples move to Florida where the weather is warmer.
10. Shediac is closer to the Confederation Bridge than Riverview is.
Do the same with these:
1. From the top of a small hill, we saw the Northumberland Strait.
2. The ocean was calm, and the clouds were beautiful.
3. Then, the little boats began to appear.
4. The fishermen were out checking their traps for lobster.
5. Many people in this area spend most of their lives on the sea.
6. Local markets are full of mussels, clams, scallops, and lobster.
7. In small villages, canneries prepare seafood for shipment to Japan.
8. When their boats are full, the fishermen return to their harbours for the night.
9. If the weather is good, their catch is usually large.
10. Storms make life on the water dangerous.
Write 10 sentences of your own. Highlight  all the nouns you used.
1. My cat is funny when he sleeps.
2. When I went swimming I got hungry.
3. If we have yummy dinner I will eat a lot of it.
4. If you had chocolate in front of you would you eat it?
5. On the weekend I read for the whole 2 days.
6. My name is Amelia.
7. Flowers are beautiful and coulorful.
8. As my mum was going to the gym I dropped the glass.
9. Today at school our teacher was not here.
10. My laptop takes a long time to load.