|Tier 2 Word: frightened
|Contextualize the word as it is used in the story
||“There came a big spider, Who sat down beside her. And frightened Miss Muffet away!”
|Explain the meaning student-friendly definition)
||Someone who is frightened is afraid or scared. If a spider frightened Miss Muffet away, that means the spider made her scared, so she decided to get up and leave.
|Students repeat the word
||Say the word frightened with me: frightened
|Teacher gives examples of the word in other contexts
||When he heard a loud noise in the middle of the night, he was frightened.
If you’re very quiet, you won’t frighten the rabbit away.
|Students provide examples
||When do you feel frightened? Start by saying, “I feel frightened when ___________________________.”
|Students repeat the word again.
||What word are we talking about? frightened
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