Week 1 Vocabulary - Manville School District

Week 1 Vocabulary - Manville School District

Week 1 Vocabulary Grade 7 Do Now Brainstorm a list of words that contain these root words and then guess what each word could mean. mono/uni bi, du

tri quad, quar Week 1 mono/uni = one bi, du = two

monolith unilateral bipartisan duplicity General Vocabulary integrate incorporate Grammar Focus

nouns tri = three quad,quar = four trilogy

triathlon quarantine quadruped SAT Word ephemeral Literary Device genre monolith (noun) Definition: large, narrow stone used as a monument or for religious purposes

monolith (noun) Definition: a tall, narrow stone used as a monument or for religious purposes; a large building or other structure. Sentence: Devils Tower, located in northeastern Wyoming, is a famous monolith featured in the scimovie, Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Devils Tower unilateral (adjective)

Definition: involving only one group or country or side of the body Sentence: The students were upset at the teachers unilateral decision to punish only one side of the classroom for talking too loud. bipartisan (adjective) Definition: relating to or involving members of two political parties Sentence: A lot of voters are disappointed with the bipartisan choices for president this election year;

many people would like a third party (Independent) candidate to run. duplicity (noun) Definition: dishonest behavior that is meant to trick someone Sentence: In The Hunger Games, the Gamemakers commit duplicity when they send all the dead Tributes out as muttations towards the end of the Games. Lizard Muttations, Mockingjay

trilogy (noun) Definition: a series of three novels, movies, etc., that are closely related and involve the same characters or themes Sentence: Divergent, a young-adult novel based in post-apocalyptic Chicago, is part of a trilogy written by Veronica Roth. Divergent triathlon (noun)

Definition: a long-distance race that has three parts (such as swimming, bicycling, and running) Sentence: When my aunt participated in the Philly triathlon, she trained for months swimming, biking, and running. Triathlon quarantine (noun/verb) Definition: time during which a diseased person/animal is kept away from others to prevent the disease from spreading (usually 40 days); to keep person/animal away from others to prevent

disease from spreading Sentence: Typhoid Mary was infamous for spreading typhoid fever in the early 1900s because she refused to be quarantined. Typhoid Mary quadruped (noun) Definition: an animal that has four feet Sentence: The cheetah, running in short bursts of 68-75 miles per hour, is the fastest quadruped on Earth. Cheetah Running

General Vocab: integrate (verb) Definition: to combine two or more things to form or create Sentence: Integrate figurative language, vivid word choice, and stanzas to create an awesome Alphabiography poem. General Vocab: incorporate (verb) Definition: to blend or include as part of something else

Sentence: For your next RAQET response, please incorporate more quotes and examples from the text as evidence to support your claims. SAT Word ephemeral (adjective)Glue cartoon into your Interactive NotebookI will give you this cartoon tomorrow. Grammar nounstake noun pre-assessment. Glue noun

handout into Interactive Notebook Literary Device genre- in literature or film, a category having a specific form, content, and technique. Examples: historical, mystery, adventure Glue genre handout into your Interactive Notebook (later this week).

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