Unit 1 Lesson 4 - Pop's Bridge
(click the picture to read the story)
Written by Eve Bunting
Illustrated by C.F. Payne
Genre: Historical fiction
Target Skill: Compare and Contrast - tell how details and ideas are alike or different
Target Strategy: Infer/Predict - use clues to figure out more about the selection
Common and Proper Nouns: -A word that names a person, a place, or a thing is a noun.
ex. My mom helped to build a new road.
The work lasted one year.
-A noun that names any person, place, or thing is called a common noun. A noun that names a particular person, place, or thing is called
a proper noun.
-Proper nouns begin with capital letters. A proper noun may have more than one word. Begin each important word in a proper noun with a capital
ex. His daughter Audrey visited him at his job
Guided Reading Books
The Tallest Tower (Empire State Building)
Champ of the Hoover Dam
Spelling and Vocabulary Games
Vocabulary Strategies: Base Words and Suffixes with -s, -es, -ed, -ing
Social Studies Connection
Google Earth images of Golden Gate Bridge
Download Google Earth
Bixby Bridge - Big Sur
Bridges Brain Pop Video