Crafts in the Middle Ages Grade 6 Unit 4 Week 5
Strategy & Skill • Evaluate • Evaluate Author’s Perspective
arid • dry
benefit • Something that helps a person or thing We have benefit concerts or shows for people who need help. When you work for a company, they give you benefits. When we conserve energy, it benefits everyone.
ceramics • The art of making objects by shaping clay and then baking it
deftly • In a skillful way
derision • Scorn, contempt Artwork, movies, or books can show derision. Political cartoons show derision for political figures or actions. Caricatures can show derision for famous people.
eaves • The overhanging edges of a sloping roof
furrowed • Having deep wrinkles
symmetry • Balance and harmony in an arrangement