Vocabulary Companion and Worksheets
The vocabulary in this packet should be used in conjunction with the Irish Folktale “Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato ” by Tomie dePaola (Book sold separately) .
Most cards in this download are written in context so that your students can begin to use “context clues” to help them figure out meaning.
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato Vocabulary Companion
Pages 3-8: Vocabulary list with suggested responses
Pages 9-11: Data collections sheets
Pages 12-15: Labeling Cards
Pages 16-19: Function Card pairs
Pages 20-23: Associations Card pairs
Page 24-27: Basic Concept Cards used in context
Pages 28-29: Category; Compare/Contrast Cards
Pages 30-35: Antonym Cards used in context/response cards
Pages 36-41: Synonym Cards used in context/response cards
Pages 42-45: Multiple Meanings used in context
Pages 46-47: Multiple Meanings without context
Pages 48-51: Multiple Meanings response cards
Pages 52-57: Analogies/response cards
Pages 58-63 Figurative Language used in context/response cards
Page 64-81: Activity sheets (2 for each are with the exception of labeling) laminate and use with dry erase markers or copy for homework.
Page 82: "WH" comprehension Game
Page 83: Credits/ TOU