Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Unit 3, Week 1, Day 3
Transcript of Unit 3, Week 1, Day 3
How do inventors inspire our imaginations?
What do you think people thought and felt when they saw the earliest vehicles?
What are students doing in the photo?
How does that two-wheeled
compare with a car?
Ben Franklin did an
with a pot of molasses and an ant.
Definition: A test or trial to discover something unknown
It is my
that people feel better after helping others.
Definition: An explanation based on observation and reasoning
Ben Franklin invented a special stove, a pole to grip books, and many other
Definition: An invention made to do a certain job
that my sister dress up for the party.
Definition: To mention or introduce an idea
"What's the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?"
of events is the order in which things happen.
How can readers tell the order in which events happen?
Why is it important to know the order or events?
What is the last thing Epperson did with his invention?
Which words in the last paragraph tell you about the
Summarize "Kid Inventor"
What are one or two of the main ideas that you could use in a summary of this article?
Everyone _____ when the magician finishes his amazing act.
I use my magnifying glass when I'm _____ the new mold growth.
The red feathers on her hat looked _____ with a dark brown background.
Jane worked hard to make her _____ a success.
Dylan spends hours _____ in stores but rarely buys anything.
Have you ever
ways a product could be made better?
What are some ways to improve a
Discuss a time when you tried an
to find out if you were right about something.
A ship is a type of ocean
Definition: A device for carrying people or things
A trip into the desert is a daring
Definition: An important, difficult, or dangerous plan to be tried.
Multiple Meaning Words
When you encounter words with multiple meanings, look for context clues to help figure out the meaning.
We will be growing plants for a class
these images onto that movie screen.
"The Play's the Thing"
"The Fabulous Perpetual Motion Machine"
Think of some ways that
are used to help people in society.
What do people need to do to make sure a new
Ben Franklin had many ideas for the
Definition: The act of improving, or making something better
showed how to build the machine.
Definition: A sketch, drawing, or plan that serves as a pattern from which to work
The author doesn't show every event, such as Lily and Carlos choosing an idea. How do we learn about that?
Come up with a one-sentence summary to answer these questions:
What is the twins' goal?
Why do their friends think it's a difficult one?
In "The Fabulous Perpetual Motion Machine", Lily tells Carlos to "take a bow". Think of as many meanings as you can for the word "bow".