Vocabulary
Journeys
Science
100

What does position mean?

the way in which something or someone is placed or arranged

100

What did the kids in Brooklyn play during the summer in the story?

Stickball

100

What is a lake habitat?

200

Squirt

a name for a young or small kid

200

Why did Luke not play with the boys?

Too young, too little. Big kids called him a squirt.

200

What is an ocean habitat?

300

Muttered?

to speak in a soft voice that only you hear

300

Why did the kids finally let Luke play with them?

They were missing a player.

300

Where are animals on the food chain?

400

Ablaze?

bright with light

400

How did Jackie Robinson "never give up"?

Even with 3 balls and 2 strikes, he kept trying and he hit to win the game.

500

Stickball

baseball played on the street rather than a field. Often uses rubber ball and a stick or broom handle instead of a bat.

500

What did Luke choose to do when he couldn't play ball? What other choices could he have made? Did he make the right choice?

He chose to watch the games and practice catching, swinging, and running. He watched the dodgers play from his roof. 

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