Reading Group Nov. 21

  1. Maine
  2. New York
  3. New Hampshire
  4. Vermont
  5. Massachusetts
  6. Virginia
  7. New Jersey
  8. Maryland
  9. Rhode Island
  10. Delaware
  11. Connecticut
  12. glacier
    large moving pieces of ice
  13. tourist
    People who visit other places
  14. Appalachian
    A mountain chain stretching from Maine to Alabama.
  15. Adirondack Mountains
    A smaller mountain range which is a part of the Appalachian Mountains.
  16. Lighthouses
    Towers that give off light to keep boats and planes from running into the land.
  17. industry
    All the businesses that make one kind of  product.
  18. urban
    of the city
  19. factories
    buildings where one  certain kind of product is made.
  20. suburban
    a community near a city
  21. megalopolis
    overlapping metropolitan areas
  22. metropolitan
    a city and its suburbs make this up
  23. culture
    a group of people's history, language, religion, and custumes or ways of doing things
  24. festival
    a celebration
  25. matter
    anything that takes up space and has mass
  26. properties
    characteristics that describe matter like texture, color, shape size...
  27. buoyancy
    the upward force of water, another liquid or air that keeps things afloat
  28. metric system
    the measurement system most countries use
  29. volume
    how much space an object takes up
  30. newton
    The metric unit for weight
  31. density
    the amount of matter in a given space
  32. stitching
    mending with a needle and thread: sewing
  33. chanted
    sang or shouted words over and over
  34. nipped
    bit or cut by pinching
  35. pouch
    a bag or sack
  36. scribbled
    wrote quickly
  37. restless
    unable to rest; uneasy
  38. plantation
    a large estate of farm worked by laborers who live there
  39. settlement
    a small village or group of houses
  40. fretted
    suffered emotional distress or irritation
  41. gourd
    a rounded fruit related to the pumpkin or squash
  42. sunrise
    the rising of the sun
  43. weary
    very tired
  44. challenge
    something calling for effort and the use of one's talents
  45. entertaining
    interesting; amusing
  46. mazes
    confusing series of pathways or passageways
  47. combine
    to join together
  48. requires
    has a need of
  49. contained
    included as part of
Card Set
Reading Group Nov. 21
Reading helpers for Nov. 21