Wednesday, 4/15/15
Warm Up. * = spelling. ** = vocabulary. Copy 1-2 only. Yes. Yes. (17)
  1. *  wonderful : horrible :: irresponsible : ______
  2. * beginning : ending :: giving : ______ (You will have to change the form of the word to match.)
  3. * (4) I was ______ for some _______ with this problem I am having with my _______   _______.
  4. ** ______
  5. ** ______
  6. ** He tried to _______ himself into the "cool crowd" by hanging around A LOT.
  7. ** pigs : sloppy :: cats : ______ (1 + 1 bonus)
  8. ** We ran out of the ingredients for the recipe, so we had to _______.
  9. ** The Nuremberg Laws ________(ed) Jews to second-rate status.
  10. ** After he saved the kids from the fire he was _______(ed) by the whole town.
  11. ** "That test was easy!" he said _______(ly), in that annoying way of his.
  12. ** (2) He fooled his pursuers with a _______ trick that he ______(ed) on the spot.   
  13. From the looks of this week's list, the suffix -ate is probably an ending that signals the word is a ____. 
    a) noun  b) verb  c) adjective  d) adverb  e) preposition

Interview II!
Read the Preparation paragraph in the "How to Conduct an Interview" article.
Make a chart like the one below.  Collaborative.

Interview Prep, Main Ideas.
Applies to me (4):    

Does NOT apply to me (2):

Check Preliminary Interview Questions.
Share examples.

MAUS II Log I. Write the answers in your notebook.
  1. What are the sketches at the top of page 11 all about?
  2. What is Artie's final decision? (You had better get THIS one correct at least.)
  3. Why did Vladek ask Artie and Francoise to come stay with him?
  4. (quote) What was one of the things Artie used to think a lot or fantasize about as a kid? 
  5. (quote) What does Artie mean when he says he had a "sibling rivalry with a snapshot"?
  6. (quote) Why does Artie say it's so hard to tell Vladek's story in comic form?
  7. Give one example from Book II of Vladek's skinflint behavior.
  8. What do all the people close to Vladek (current family and friends) have in common?
  9. (2) What do you think of Mala's decision? Explain your reason(s).