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<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All rights reserved.<br /> Introducing the Words<br /> Read the following diary entries about a girl's journey west during<br /> the time of the California Gold Rush. Notice how the highlighted<br /> words are used. These are the words you will be learning in this unit.<br /> Wagon Train Diary<br /> (Diary Entries)<br /> M ay 1, 1849 Today, we said good-bye<br /> and started off to the land of gold.<br /> There are thirty wagons in our group and sixty<br /> people. We began with much laughter, but a<br /> mishap quickly spoiled the mood. While<br /> crossing the Missouri River, two wagons were<br /> swept away by the water, and the families<br /> inside barely escaped.<br /> May 15 The oxen plod on, slowly and<br /> steadily. How I wish they moved at a more<br /> aggressive pace! When it rains, we barely<br /> cover two miles in a day. Will we ever reach<br /> 36<br<a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=1"> </a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=2"> </a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=3"> </a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=4"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=5"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=6"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=7"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=8"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=9"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=10"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=11"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=12"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=13"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=14"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=15"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=16"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a> <a title="Vocabulary Workshop, Common Core Enriched Edition, Level Blue (Grade 5), Student Edition page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1fff8ae8?page=17"> Copyright ©2011 by William H. Sadlier, Inc. All r</a>