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Unit One: Words to know- square number perfect square square root leg hypotenuse Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triple

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Chapter 8/9 1)What were Mr. Cullwick’s demands? 2) What were the implications made  about Mr. Cullwick’s reading the Bible? 3) Why did Skye feel odd as she headed toward town? 4)  What happened to Mary and how did this make Skye feel? 5) How would you describe the people waiting on the dock? 6) Who did Skye see on the dock? 7) What was Emily’s story? How did it make Skye feel? 8) What were some of the things that people did to survive the night and the days after?

Posted: October 25, 2011

Write a descriptive paragraph about Mr. Cullwick. Be sure to include any physical description and any description of his personality. To do a good job you need to include examples from the book.

Posted: October 24, 2011

  Alliteration                          Definition: Alliteration is a literary device where in words in quick succession of one another begin with letters belonging to the same sound group. Whether it is the consonant sound or a specific vowel group, the alliteration involves creating a repetition of similar sounds in the sentence. Alliterations are also created when the words all begin with the same letter. Alliterations are used to add character to the writing and often add an element of ‘fun’ to the piece/ prose. Example: The Wicked Witch of the West went her own way. (The ‘W’ sound is highlighted and repeated throughout the sentence.)