Characters
Vocabulary
Elements of Plot
Compound Words
Grammar
100
Name any character from "Feathered Friend". 

Claribel, Narrator, Sven, Jim, Jock Duncan

100

distressed   pathetically   lamented 


Which vocabulary word means said in a way that showed sadness or sorrow?

lamented 

100

Where is the setting of "Feathered Friend"

-zero gravity

-small spaces

-fancy technology

space station 

100

Which word in the sentence below is a single word compound word.


It was a skilled and difficult job, for a spacesuit is not the most convenient of garbs in which to work.

spacesuit 

100

adjective, verb, noun, adverb

Which part of speech tells a person, place, thing, or idea?

noun 

200

Name any character from "Feathered Friend".  

Claribel, Narrator, Sven, Jim, Jock Duncan 

200

distressed   pathetically   lamented 


Which vocabulary word means in a way that causes someone to feel pity? 

pathetically 

200

Exposition Rising Action Climax  Resolution

Which element of plot shows where Sven smuggles Claribel on to the space station?

Exposition 

200

Which word in the sentence below is a two word compound word. 

     Sven was one of our best construction men and excelled at the tricky and specialized work of collecting assorted girders as they floated around in a free fall, making them do the slow-motion, three-dimensional ballet

free fall 

200

adjective, verb, noun, adverb

Which part of speech tells a word used to describe an action, state, or occurrence,

verb 

300

Who...

-weighs little

-lack of gravity doesn't effect her

-yellow and noisy

-can hover in midair 

-loved by the crew/general pet 

Claribel 

300

distressed   pathetically   lamented 


Which vocabulary word means troubled or upset?

distressed 

300

Exposition Rising Action Climax  Resolution


Which element of plot shows where Claribel might be dead?

Climax

300

Which two words are hyphenated compound words?

     Sven was one of our best construction men and excelled at the tricky and specialized work of collecting assorted girders as they floated around in a free fall, making them do the slow-motion, three-dimensional ballet

slow-motion

three-dimensional 

300

adjective, verb, noun, adverb

Which part of speech tells a word or phrase naming an attribute, added to or grammatically related to a noun to modify or describe it.


adjective 

400
Who..

-heard Claribel's musical whistle

-woke at 6:00 AM with a headache 

-mind seemed sluggish 

-said something was wrong with the air

The Narrator 

400

-path    -anti


Which root word has a meaning of against?

-anti

400

Theme is  ____________ _______________ of a story.  

The message 

400

Name the three types of compound words.

single word

two word

hyphenated 

400

adjective, verb, noun, adverb

Which part of speech tells a  word or phrase that modifies or qualifies an adjective, verb, or other adverb or a word group, expressing a relation of place, time, circumstance, manner, cause, degree, etc.

adverb 

500

Who...

-wiry little fellow, 150 pound bonus

-construction man

-brought/smuggled Claribel into the space station out of curiosity

-found the lost Claribel 

Sven 

500

-path    -anti


Which root word has a meaning of feeling or suffering?

-path 

500

Tell a theme of "Feathered Friend".

-"Feathered Friend" suggests that Claribel is important to the Crew

-Technology is not always dependable.

-Sometimes the oldest, simplest solution is the most valuable. 

500

Write a sentence that correctly uses ANY type of compound word.

Example sentence:

Mrs. Graham loves to drink Starbucks on the weekend.

500

Label the words in the sentence with noun, verb, adjective, and adverb.

The smelly cat quickly climbed out of the garbage can.

The  smelly(adjective) cat(noun) quickly (adverb) climbed(verb) out of the garbage can. 

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