Lesson 13

  • Lesson 13: Yonder Mountain: A Cherokee Legend


    **Reread this selection at home to practice fluency.**

    ** This week's selection test will not come from this story.**


    Target Skills:

    Comprehension Skill: Compare and Contrast


    Comprehension Strategy: analyze/Evaluate


    Phonics Skill: Contractions n't, 'd, 've


    Grammar Skill: Subject and Verb Agreement


    Vocabulary Skill: Homophones/Homographs


    Target Vocabulary Words:

    Peak     Examined     Fondly     Steep

    Rugged     Pausing     Mist     Pleaded




    I'd      he's     haven't     doesn't

    let's     there's     wouldn't     what's

    she's     aren't     hasn't     couldn't

    he'd     they're     can't     isn't

    we're     weren't


    Helpful Websites:


    Practice your knowledge of homophones with this quiz

    Homophones Quiz

    Review Homophones using pictures and cards and fill in sentences

    Homophones: Smart Tutor

    Find Matching Homophone Pairs in this game

    Homophones on Quia