Vocab. Flocab.
The Power Of W.O.W.!
Theme
100
What does the word suspect mean in the sentence? The judge questioned the suspect.
someone thought to be guilty
100
What does W.O.W. stand for?
Words on Wheels
100
What is the definition of theme?
The message or lesson in a work of literature.
200
What does the word burglaries mean in the sentence? The store owner explained that there had been three burglaries in the last week.
robberies
200
Why is W.O.W. in trouble?
The library has run out of money to pay for it.
200
The spoken words of characters in a story or play is called...
dialogue
300
What does the word favor mean in the sentence? "Richard, can you do me a favor and take out the trash?" asked Connie.
act of kindness
300
Which event makes the children's work successful?
Maria Kopanas interviews the children.
300
Can a book have more than one theme? Yes or No?
Yes!
400
What does the word assist mean in the sentence below? The teacher will assist you if you have a question.
help
400
Why does the author include stage directions in parentheses ()?
to describe actions and characters' emotions.
400
Give one example of a common theme?
Examples: Good things happen to good people. Don't be a bully. Be thankful for what you have.
500
What does the word prior mean in the sentence? Audrey will do her homework prior to eating dinner.
before
500
What is the theme of the play?
People can work together to help the community.
500
What are some good questions to ask yourself to determine the theme? (Hint: Think back to your interactive notebook)
1. Ask yourself: What did the characters learn? 2. Ask yourself: How did the characters grow or change? 3. Ask yourself: Why did the characters act this way?
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