Resources for “Grandfather’s Journey”


This week, we are reading Grandfather’s Journeyin our Houghton Mifflin reading anthology.  Here are some resources to increase your comprehension and enjoyment of this reading selection.

Click on “Meet the Author” to learn about the author and illustrator.

Comprehension:  Click on Comprehension Quiz to test your understanding of the story and prepare for Friday’s Reading Test.

Vocabulary:  Click on e-Word Game to play a game while practicing this week’s vocabulary words.  Click on Flashcards to practice the vocabulary words with flashcards.  Click on Matching Game or Concentration Game or Wordsearch to play games that practice the vocabulary words.

Grammar:  Click on Subject/Predicate Practice to practice the grammar topic for this week.  Click on Subject/Predicate Video to watch a music video on subjects and predicates.

Writing:  Learn about haiku.  Write your own haiku on the Haiku Hero game!


35 responses »

  1. When I read the story ” Akiak” I really loved the story because it inspired me to try and never give up. I hope this book teaches you too.

  2. I liked “Grandfather’s Journey” because Allen Say wanted to write about his grandfather and I think I am going to make one story too.

  3. Pingback: Hi Haiku! Nice to Meet You!! « The Rankin-File Writing Blog

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