Chapter Four: A painful journey
Activity 1 – Vocabulary
- New Words (Handout 1)
Learners match the word and the definition and then write sentences for each word showing the meaning.
Activity 2 – Language Skills
- Singular and Plural (Handout 2)
Learners refresh their skills on making words plural using s, es and ies.
- Contractions (Handout 3)
Learners practice using contractions to make words short and show possession.
Activity 3 – Chapter Questions
Learners answer comprehension questions from the chapter on Handout 4.
Activity 4 – Reflection and Journal Writing
- Writing Response: A reading response is an overview of the chapter. Summarize the chapter. Write the important ideas or events. The summary must be short and contain only the main ideas in the chapter.
- Journal Writing: In this chapter, Sa' and Ch'idzigyaak tell each other their life stories. Read their stories again. Write a brief summary of each woman's story.