Vocabulary
Suffixes
Compound Words
Comprehension
Fact and Opinion

100

What word means to speak, say, or make a sound?
Utter

100

What does the word careful mean in the sentence below? Please be careful when you use the knife to cut the meat.
Doing something or treating someone with lots of care.

100

What is a tool or device used to clean your teeth?
toothbrush

100

According to the author, how was Yammer like a person?
He liked to watch television, he took a bath, etc.

100

Is this a fact or opinion from the story? Yammer liked to watch television.
FACT

200

What word means a strong want or desire?
Tempted

200

What does the word assignment mean in the sentence below? For our spelling assignment, we had to write our words three times each.
A task or job.

200

To miss or long to be home is known as what?
homesick

200

What happened when Yammer flew out the window?
He did not return. He never came back. :(

200

Is this a fact or opinion from the story? Yammer loved to live with Twig and her family.
OPINION

300

What word means a plan, or a way things are organized?
Arrangement

300

What does the word helpless mean in the sentence below? The baby bird was helpless because it did not know how to fly.
Unable to manage alone.

300

The car was parked in the what?
driveway

300

What happened after Yammer took a shower?
He could not fly. He would have to be picked up, placed on a towel in front of the hot air vent to dry.

300

Is this a fact or opinion from the story? Yammer watched Craig's train.
FACT

400

What word means to love or value someone?
Endeared

400

What does the word darkness mean in the sentence below? We sat in the darkness when the lights went out.
To be without or absent of light.

400

My mom put her hand on my ______ to check my temperature.
forehead

400

How did Twig's family get Yammer?
He fell from his nest, before he could fly, and landed on a hard driveway.

400

Is this a fact or opinion? Yammer was the best screech owl in the entire world.
OPINION

500

What word means an event or experience that is unusual or unpleasant?
Incident

500

What does the word announcement mean in the sentence below. The judges made an announcement of who the winners were.
To make a statement.

500

His hair is really long and needs a trim. He needs to go and get a ________?
haircut

500

Why did Yammer not pounce on the train?
The train or his prey was not the right size.

500

Is this a fact or opinion? A screech owl's diet is different from ours, and consists of many things, including mice and crickets.
FACT