Tomorrow's Test: Spelling, Vocabulary, Transitions, Maus, Husker Du
I. Warm Up. All vocab. Yes Collaborators, you will use words more than once. (14)
- The essay prompt asked you to compare and ______ the two characters.
- (2) He made a speech to the whole school asking for ______ for his terrible ______ at the assembly.
- My brother found my ______ of candy and ate it all.
- If you pass math and English, you will be _______(ed) to eighth grade.
- (2) The industrial ______ was full of ______ machinery.
- I politely ______(ed) Trevor about borrowing his Porsche for my date.
- (3) I liked almost every ______ of the new teacher's ______ to _____(ing) her class. (The order matters.)
- She received a _______(ion) at work and was now in charge of an entire department.
- In some ways, many people's perception of a typical seventh
grader is both a stereotype and a _______ of what a real seventh grader
- Which one is the allegory? a) Using animals instead of people in Maus. b) The early bird gets the worm. c) "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" d) He slept like a rock. e) B and D. f) All are allegories. g) None are allegories.
II. Vocabulary Relay!
III. Old School Spelling Pretest. I say the word; you spell the word. 1-10.
IV. Transitions H/W.
meanwhile, furthermore, first, third, in fact, until then, consequently, in contrast
- 11. He stayed up too late last night; _______________, he slept until noon.
- 12. I want you to buy milk, eggs, and fruit juice; _______, I want you to be sure to get cereal and ice cream.
- 13. I was concentrating on my homework. ________, the soup boiled over.
- 14. ______, I will boil the water. Second, I will brew the tea, and______, I will serve it.
- 15. Joe, _____, happens to be my best friend.
- 16. Jane studies all the time; ______, Billy never studies.
Maus Log for Book II, Chapter 2.
- What makes Artie shrink down again on p47?
- What is a barrack?
- What was an Appel?
- What was a Selektion?
- (quote) Why does the tin shop foreman, Yidl, dislike Vladek?
- How does Vladek win him over?
- How does Vladek get Anja's kapo to stop mistreating her?
- Vladek's first job as a tin man was working on the roofs at Birkenau. What was his second job as a tin man at Auschwitz?
- What does Vladek's last quote on p70 mean?