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Use Clues In The Sentence To Determine The Meaning Of The Unfamiliar Word.

Constellations, such as The Little Dipper and The Big Dipper, can be seen in the night sky. CONSTELLATION MEANS...
a) clouds
b) group of stars
c) moons
d) lights

Nutritious foods, such as fruits and vegetables, help our bodies grow. NUTRITIOUS MEANS...
a) yucky
b) boring
c) healthy
d) tasty

You may have an issue, such as fear of snakes, which keeps you from playing outside. ISSUE MEANS...
a) fear
b) babysitter
c) problem
d) permission

Our country's highest politician, the president, has the job of making sure our country stays safe. POLITICIAN MEANS...
a) man
b) boss
c) elected person
d) golfer

Our class visited the museum on a field trip. We saw many artifacts. The museum had pottery, art, and statues from many old places. ARTIFACTS MEANS...
a) object
b) point
c) goal
d) idea

Fish, whales, and dolphins are aquatic animals. AQUATIC MEANS...
a) land
b) water
c) desert
d) dry

Candles, flashlights, and lamps illuminate the room. ILLUMINATE MEANS...
a) lower
b) weaken
c) light up
d) darken

Biomes on Earth include the plants and animals in the grasslands, the plants and animals in the deserts, and the plants and animals in the rain forests. BIOMES MEANS...
a) small areas
b) prisons
c) catastrophes
d) communities

Animals from the equine group, such as horses and zebras, are hoofed mammals. EQUINE MEANS...
a) bird
b) reptile
c) horse group
d) fish

Projectiles include those items that are shot forward such as a cannon shell, bullet, or rocket. PROJECTILES MEANS...
a) things shot forward
b) things broken
c) things put down
d) things hurt

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