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Culture Vocabulary
culture
diverse
ethnic group
multicultural
a way of doing things
different
a group of people who have the same language, culture, and wa…
many different cultures
culture
a way of doing things
diverse
different
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Molly social studies
Cultural identity
Literature
Myth
Fable
A collection of traits that are seen in the members of a group
The stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
A story made up to explain the world around us
A story in which animals speak and act like humans
Cultural identity
A collection of traits that are seen in the members of a group
Literature
The stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
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How We Express Ourselves
culture
society
ballads
haiku
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A community of people who share a common culture
poems that have four lines, rhyming stanzas that tell a story
a kind of poem that has lines (5, 7, 5) and talks about nature
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
society
A community of people who share a common culture
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Communities Unit 5, ch 10 Lesson 1,2,3
literature
myth
fable
folktale
stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
a story made up to explain the world around us
story in which animals speak and act like humans
a story passed from one generation to the next
literature
stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
myth
a story made up to explain the world around us
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Literature
dynamic character
static character
round character
flat character
a character in a story that changes over time
a character in a story that does not change much over time
a character in a story whose different sides of personality a…
a character in a story where only one side of their personali…
dynamic character
a character in a story that changes over time
static character
a character in a story that does not change much over time
ELL Visions A - Literary Terms
personification
plot
moral
characters
the characters are animals that act like humans
the beginning, middle and end
the lesson in a fable
people or animals in a story
personification
the characters are animals that act like humans
plot
the beginning, middle and end
AP Literature Terms (with images)
Allegory
Alliteration
Anaphora
Apostrophe
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
When a character speaks to a character or object that is not…
Allegory
The representation of abstract ideas or principles by charact…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning o…
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SS Chapter 10
Literature
Myth
Fable
Folktale
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas.
A story made up to explain the world around us.
A story in which animals speak and act like humans.
A story passed from one generation to the next.
Literature
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas.
Myth
A story made up to explain the world around us.
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Folk Literature
oral tradition
theme
universal theme
narration
stories that are passed on by word of mouth
moral of the story, lesson, main idea
a message about life expressed repeatedly in many different c…
the act or process of telling a story
oral tradition
stories that are passed on by word of mouth
theme
moral of the story, lesson, main idea
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Integration of Knowledge and Ideas in Literature
theme
traditional literature
topic
opposition
an important message or lesson that an author wants to share…
stories, such as fables, fairy tales, and folktales that were…
the general subject of a text
strong disagreement or conflict; struggle
theme
an important message or lesson that an author wants to share…
traditional literature
stories, such as fables, fairy tales, and folktales that were…
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American Literature Ch 1-4
Prose
Poetry
Drama
autobiography
all written work that is not Poetry, Drama, or song.... ex: arti…
a type of literature in which words are selected and strung t…
a piece of literature intended to be performed in front of an…
a persons story of his or her own life
Prose
all written work that is not Poetry, Drama, or song.... ex: arti…
Poetry
a type of literature in which words are selected and strung t…
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Social Studies Chapter 10
literature
myth
fable
folktale
stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
a story made up to explain the world around them
a story in which animals speak and act like humans
a story passed from one generation to the next
literature
stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
myth
a story made up to explain the world around them
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Social Studies Chapter 10
literature
myth
fable
legend
includes the stories and poems that people use to share their…
a story made up to explain the world around us
a story in which animals speak and act like humans
a made-up story about a real person or event
literature
includes the stories and poems that people use to share their…
myth
a story made up to explain the world around us
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Social Studies Chapter 7 Vocabulary
literature
myth
tall tale
character trait
stories and poems that people write to share their ideas
a story that uses the actions of gods to explain why somethin…
a tale that uses humorous exaggeration to explain how somethi…
a quality a person shows, such as strength, courage, or humor
literature
stories and poems that people write to share their ideas
myth
a story that uses the actions of gods to explain why somethin…
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Introductory Unit--Literature Genres Vocabulary
fiction
narrative
short story
novel
imaginative narrative writing
the telling of a story
focuses on a single idea
an extended work of fiction; can have a wide range of charact…
fiction
imaginative narrative writing
narrative
the telling of a story
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Literary Terms
simile
conflict
hyperbole
theme
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
the problems or complications in the story
exaggeration of the truth for effect
the idea the author is trying to get across or teach the reader
simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS
conflict
the problems or complications in the story
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Story Elements Vocabulary
Title
Author
Setting
Characters
name of a story, book, song, or poem
The person who wrote the story or book
Where and when a story takes place
the people doing the actions in a story
Title
name of a story, book, song, or poem
Author
The person who wrote the story or book
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3rd Grade: Social Studies - Chapter 10 - Vocabulary Quiz 1
literature
myth
fable
folktale
the stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
a story made up to explain the world around us
a story in which animals speak and act like humans
a story passed from one generation to the next
literature
the stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
myth
a story made up to explain the world around us
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Module 6 Writing Flashcards
writing process ... things you do when y…
pre-writing ... the process of brainstor…
organize ... put your ideas into the ord…
proofread ... read your writing and corr…
The writing process helps Martha improve her writing.
Sabrina practiced pre-writing by writing ideas in her notebook.
Laura organizes her ideas by making an outline of the main id…
Erika proofreads her writing before she gives it to the teach…
writing process ... things you do when y…
The writing process helps Martha improve her writing.
pre-writing ... the process of brainstor…
Sabrina practiced pre-writing by writing ideas in her notebook.
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Academic Vocabulary Q1 (Donnelly)
brainstorm
autobiography
non-fiction
genre
to try to solve a problem by talking with other people
the story of a person's life written by that person
writing that is about facts or real events
a particular category of literature, music, art, etc.
brainstorm
to try to solve a problem by talking with other people
autobiography
the story of a person's life written by that person
12 terms
PILOT Writing: The Writing Process
writing process ... things you do when y…
pre-writing ... the process of brainstor…
organize ... put your ideas into the ord…
proofread ... read your writing and corr…
The writing process helps Martha improve her writing.
Sabrina practiced pre-writing by writing ideas in her notebook.
Laura organizes her ideas by making an outline of the main id…
Erika proofreads her writing before she gives it to the teach…
writing process ... things you do when y…
The writing process helps Martha improve her writing.
pre-writing ... the process of brainstor…
Sabrina practiced pre-writing by writing ideas in her notebook.
12 terms
Literature
Folk Literature
Oral tradition
Theme
Universal theme
is a genre of writing that originated in the oral tradition
sharing stories by word of mouth
in the Central idea
themes that are repeated across many cultures and over many t…
Folk Literature
is a genre of writing that originated in the oral tradition
Oral tradition
sharing stories by word of mouth
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Unit 5: Breaking the code
explicit
inference
textual evidence
conclude
stated clearly and in detail, there is no confusion or doubt
a conclusion based on evidence and reasoning
support for inferences and claims found in the text.
bring to an end
explicit
stated clearly and in detail, there is no confusion or doubt
inference
a conclusion based on evidence and reasoning
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Poetry Vocab 4th grade
poet
poem
poetry
rhyme
a person who writes poems
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
the art or process of writing poems
a word or line that has the same ending sound as another.
poet
a person who writes poems
poem
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
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Literature
Hi
Main idea
Memoir
Metaphor
...
The most import topic that a speaker conveys
A form of autobiographical writing in which a writer shares h…
Comparison of two unlike things that don't use like or as
Hi
...
Main idea
The most import topic that a speaker conveys
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6th Grade Unit 6 LAFS: Integration of Knowledge and Ideas in Lieterature
integrating
theme
genre
character traits
putting together ideas or information
a lesson or message of a story or poem
specific category of literature, such as poetry, drama, fanta…
a quality or characteristic of a person or character
integrating
putting together ideas or information
theme
a lesson or message of a story or poem
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Poetry Vocab 4th grade
poet
poem
poetry
rhyme
a person who writes poems
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
the art or process of writing poems
a word or line that has the same ending sound as another.
poet
a person who writes poems
poem
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
20 terms
Poetry Vocab 4th grade
poet
poem
poetry
rhyme
a person who writes poems
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
the art or process of writing poems
a word or line that has the same ending sound as another.
poet
a person who writes poems
poem
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
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Literature Terms: Genres (Set 2)
Genre
Epic
Sonnet
Free verse
A type or style of literature. Literature has four main genre…
a long, narrative poem that tells the story of a hero. Exampl…
a type of poetry that is 14 lines long and has a specific rhy…
A type of poetry that does not have a fixed meter or rhyme sc…
Genre
A type or style of literature. Literature has four main genre…
Epic
a long, narrative poem that tells the story of a hero. Exampl…
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Ch 10 L1, L2, L3
literature
myth
fable
folktale
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
A story made up to explain the world around us
A story in which animals speak and act like humans
A story passed from one generation to the next
literature
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
myth
A story made up to explain the world around us
List 30: Literature (without vocabulary)
nursery rhyme
literature
playwright
climax
a short poem or song for young children
written works, such as novels, poems, plays, and essays, that…
someone who writes plays
in a written work, the peak or turning point of the action, s…
nursery rhyme
a short poem or song for young children
literature
written works, such as novels, poems, plays, and essays, that…
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Poetry Vocab 4th grade
poet
poem
poetry
rhyme
a person who writes poems
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
the art or process of writing poems
a word or line that has the same ending sound as another.
poet
a person who writes poems
poem
a form of writing that expresses ideas and feelings through t…
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Social Studies Chapter 10
Literature
Myth
Fable
Legend
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
A story made up to explain the world around
Story in which animal speak and act like humans
A made up story about a real person or event
Literature
Stories and poems that people use to share their ideas
Myth
A story made up to explain the world around
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Forms of Poetry
Narrative Poem
Free Verse Poem
Lyric Poem
Concrete Poem
poetry that tells a story in verse; often has characters and…
poetry that is defined by its lack of strict structure; has n…
poetry that expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single s…
poems that are shaped to look like their subjects; poets arra…
Narrative Poem
poetry that tells a story in verse; often has characters and…
Free Verse Poem
poetry that is defined by its lack of strict structure; has n…
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Traits of Writing
Voice
Word Choice
Conventions of writing
sentence fluency
When the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
Diction... A writer's selection of words as determined by a numb…
the focus of capitals, punctuation, spelling, and grammar in…
Making your writing readable and smooth, and giving sentences…
Voice
When the verb of a sentence is in the active voice, the subje…
Word Choice
Diction... A writer's selection of words as determined by a numb…
Smelly Feat and Literature Words
stench
odour
feat
to forge
a powerfully strong and bad smell
a bad smell, less strong than a stench
a big achievement
to make a fake document or
stench
a powerfully strong and bad smell
odour
a bad smell, less strong than a stench
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4th Grade Glossary P. 318
introduction
label
legend
limerick
the beginning of a piece of writing that gets the reader's at…
a word or phrase that names something in a photograph, map, o…
a type of folktale about heroes and their brave actions
a humorous five-line poem that rhymes
introduction
the beginning of a piece of writing that gets the reader's at…
label
a word or phrase that names something in a photograph, map, o…
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Unit 76: Music, Art and Literature
classical
opera
jazz
rock and pop
music by Beethoven, Mozart, etc...
play in which all words are sung
music with improvisation
very popular music
classical
music by Beethoven, Mozart, etc...
opera
play in which all words are sung
Writing Vocabulary 8/9 - 8/19
narrative
rubric
genre
prewrite
the telling of a story that is fiction or non-fiction
A scoring guide which may have dfferent levels describing the…
A kind, or type as in literature or music
Writing process step 1. Gathering and organizing of ideas bef…
narrative
the telling of a story that is fiction or non-fiction
rubric
A scoring guide which may have dfferent levels describing the…
15 terms
ELL Gr. 6 ch. 4 Snapshot Japan
sushi
futon
tatami
tokonoma
Japanese dish made with rice, raw fish, vegetables, and seaweed
a mattress placed directly on the floor
people sit on straw mats
a place set aside in the main room of the house for a flower…
sushi
Japanese dish made with rice, raw fish, vegetables, and seaweed
futon
a mattress placed directly on the floor
30 terms
Poetry Terms
Poetry
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Imagery
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
Language that appeals to the senses (sight, hearing, touch, t…
Poetry
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
20 terms
Elements of Literature-11th
Literature
Drama
Prose
Characters
All writing in prose and poetry.
Story told through dialogue and action.
Any writing or storytelling that is not poetry.
The people that inhabit literature and drama.
Literature
All writing in prose and poetry.
Drama
Story told through dialogue and action.
11 terms
Main idea & writing process vocabulary
main idea
details
characters
plot
the biggest or most important idea in what you are reading
ideas or facts about the main idea. Describes or explains the…
people or animals in the story
what happens in the story
main idea
the biggest or most important idea in what you are reading
details
ideas or facts about the main idea. Describes or explains the…
22 terms
Literature Test - Genres and Writing Steps
Stories
Poetry
Drama
Nonfiction
made-up narratives about characters and events
type of literature in which words are chosen and arranged in…
stories that are meant to be performed.
tells about real people, places, and events
Stories
made-up narratives about characters and events
Poetry
type of literature in which words are chosen and arranged in…
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American Literature Mid-Term Literary Terms
allegory
alliteration
archetype
autobiography
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
A very old imaginative pattern that appears in literature acr…
An account of the writer's own life.
allegory
A story or poem in which characters, settings, and events sta…
alliteration
The repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in wor…
24 terms
6th Grade Academic Vocabulary 2016
Climax
Denouement
Infer
Classical
Part of the story in which the plot's suspense reaches its peak
The final outcome of the story
Use clues in the story and your knowledge to figure out somet…
Literature that is widely acknowledged for its outstanding an…
Climax
Part of the story in which the plot's suspense reaches its peak
Denouement
The final outcome of the story
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American Literature, Module 2 - Week 4 Vocabulary
Imagery
Theme
Escapism
Legend
flowery language which creates a beautiful picture of the set…
the central idea or the message in the text
the tendency to seek distraction and relief from unpleasant r…
a traditional story sometimes popularly regarded as historica…
Imagery
flowery language which creates a beautiful picture of the set…
Theme
the central idea or the message in the text
30 terms
Stories
moral or a message
Author's purpose
provoke
persuade
A lesson about life that a story teaches
The writer's reason for writing.
to stir up action or response
to cause somebody to change their mind
moral or a message
A lesson about life that a story teaches
Author's purpose
The writer's reason for writing.
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American Literature Unit 1 Test
myths and poems orally told by America…
diaries, poems, and aphorisms written…
pamphlets written to bring America tog…
sketches, poems, and short stories wri…
native
colonial
revolutionary
early national
myths and poems orally told by America…
native
diaries, poems, and aphorisms written…
colonial
11 terms
American Literary Periods
Native American Period
Colonialism/Puritanism
Enlightenment
Romanticism
1620-1840 Oral tradition of songs and stories
literary period influenced by the beliefs of Puritans and the…
A movement of ideas that occurred in Europe between 1680 and…
19th century artistic movement that focused on emotion instea…
Native American Period
1620-1840 Oral tradition of songs and stories
Colonialism/Puritanism
literary period influenced by the beliefs of Puritans and the…
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