Lesson 13 Yonder Mountain - Journeys Lesson 13

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    Lesson 13 - Yonder Mountain - A Cherokee Legend

    Genre:  Legend

     

    A legend is a story that people have told for many years.  The events in the story may or may not be true.  As you read, look for:

     

    -        A character who does an important deed

    -         A setting that is long ago

     




    Vocabulary

    Examined

    Looked at closely and carefully

    Peak

    The pointed top of something

    Fondly

    In a loving or carding way

    Steep

    Very high

    Rugged

    Rough and uneven

    Mist

    A fine spray

    Pausing

    Stopped briefly

    Pleaded

    Made an urgent request

    Word ending:  -/ed

    Homophones :  words that sound the same but have different spellings and meanings


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