Practice Name Vocabulary A. Read the passage. Choose a word from the box to complete each sentence. Write it on the line. tips obeys accident buddy enormous attention Our class took a field trip to the zoo. I couldn’t believe how big the zoo was. It was ! Each of us had to hold hands with a . We paid to our teacher. He told us the rules. He said, “A good student the rules. Following rules can keep you from having an . I don’t want you to get hurt or lost.” Our teacher also gave us good ideas about what to look for at the zoo. His helped us have a good time. B. Use two vocabulary words to write two new sentences. © Macmillan /McGraw-Hill 1. 2. Ofﬁcer Buckle and Gloria 94 Book 2.1/Unit 3
Practice Name Comprehension: Illustrations Chart As you read Officer Buckle and Gloria, fill in the Illustrations Chart. Illustration What I Learn From the Picture © Macmillan /McGraw-Hill How does the information you wrote in this Illustrations Chart help you to better understand Officer Buckle and Gloria? At Home: Have your child use the chart to retell the story. Ofﬁcer Buckle and Gloria Book 2.1/Unit 3 95
Practice Name Comprehension: Use Illustrations Illustrations are pictures that go with a story or article. They can help you understand what you are reading. Look at each illustration and read the sentence. Use the illustration to help you answer the question. Then fill in the circle in front of the correct answer. 1. The girl wore her safety gear when she skated. Which is part of safety gear? a window b helmet c dog 2. The boy put on his life jacket so he could go on the boat. Which letter shows the life jacket? a c a a b b b c c 3. We stayed on the curb because the bus was approaching. An approaching school bus is . a leaving b coming c stopped © Macmillan /McGraw-Hill 4. We were careful to keep our hands away from the porcupine. What is a porcupine? a a drink b a hat c an animal At Home: Show pictures in a children’s book to your child. Ofﬁcer Buckle and Gloria 96 Book 2.1/Unit 3 Ask how the pictures help him or her understand what is happening.