## Cottage Grove sentinel. (Cottage Grove, Or.) 1909-current, April 05, 2017, Page 4B, Image 16

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COTTAGE GROVE SENTINEL APRIL 5, 2017
© 2017 by Vicki Whiting, Editor Jeff Schinkel, Graphics Vol. 33, No. 17
Fritter has been saving towards a summer visit to Six Wags
Amusement Park. He needs a total of \$100.00. By saving
and working hard, he now has \$86.00! Will Fritter finally
reach his big goal by earning money puppy-sitting?
Fritter got a job watching his neighbor’s new puppy. It’s not always easy
watching a playful pup, but Fritter earns \$2.00 per hour.
Look through the newspaper to
find each of the following. Be
sure to write down the page
number where you found each
one. Then write a sentence
describing what you found.
The clocks show Fritter’s starting
and stopping time from
Monday afternoon.
1. A way to make
money:
The clocks show Fritter’s starting
and stopping time from
Thursday afternoon.
On Saturday, Fritter started work
at 9:15 a.m. He worked two and a
half hours. Draw the hands on
these clocks to show his starting
and stopping time.
WHAT:
PAGE #:
SENTENCE:
How long did he work?
How long did he work?
hour(s) and
minutes
hour(s) and
How much did he earn?
minutes
How much did he earn?
\$
How much did he earn?
\$
How much did Fritter
\$
earn this week?
\$
How much longer does he need to
work to reach his goal of \$100.00?
hrs
Whoops! This
pup thinks Fritter’s
money is a chew
toy. Help Fritter
catch him before
his money gets
munched!
by someone to
sell something:
WHAT:
PAGE #:
SENTENCE:
by someone
looking for
work:
WHAT:
PAGE #:
SENTENCE:
Talk w
i
s
jobs th ome of the nts
n
ere yo
ung.
Can you find the puppy
that is diﬀerent from all
the others?
How many chew
bones can you
Can you
yo find five
y
numbers
in the
num
mb
newspaper
n ewsp
up to exactly
100?
ex
Can you find 10
numbers
to exactly
100?
ex
Can you find 15
numbers
exactly 100?
to ex
4. A news story
that mentions
money:
WHAT:
PAGE #:
SENTENCE:
Charlotte and Olivia
each brought \$2.00
to their school’s
spring carnival
for snacks. Each
of them bought
one snack. Count
their change to see who
bought which snack.
Charlotte’s change:
Olivia’s change:
Olivia bought:
Charlotte bought:
Find an article from the newspaper about
a person you believe has achieved success.
Write a list of things you think that person
had to do to reach this moment of success.
Standards Link: Research: Use the newspaper to locate information.
AMUSEMENT
AFTERNOON
NEIGHBOR
QUARTER
SUMMER
CLOCKS
MONEY
TOTAL
PUPPY
CATCH
GOAL
WAGS
CHEW
DIME
EARN
C T H C E A R N A N
L L N H Y E E R N E
S G I
E N G M E Y I
A K N W M L M T P G
This week’s word:
E O C L A E U R P H
The verb earn means to
gain money in return for
labor or services.
M S P O A G S A U B
I E G C L T S U P O
D H C T A C O Q M R
T N O O N R E T F A
EARN
Fritter earned a total of
\$14 watching the puppy.
Try to use the word earn in a
sentence today when talking