Glossary for

“The Letter S Song”

Sail:

Definition: When you sail, you travel across the water in a boat or ship.

Sentence: Seven sailors in a sailboat sailed across the salty sea.

Sailboat:

Definition: A sailboat is a type of boat that has a large piece of cloth called a sail that sticks up into the air. Sailboats move when the wind pushes their sail or sails.

Sentence: Seven sailors in a sailboat sailed across the salty sea.

Salmon:

Definition: Salmon is a type of fish. Salmon live in the ocean but swim to rivers to lay their eggs.

Sentence: Speckled, spotted, spiny, striped sardines and salmon are so dee-lish!

Sardine:

Definition: A sardine is a type of small fish. Sometimes sardines are put in cans for people to buy and eat.

Sentence: Speckled, spotted, spiny, striped sardines and salmon are so dee-lish!

Soar:

Definition: When a bird or airplane soars, it smoothly and easily flies high in the sky.

Sentence: Sam and Sue saw seven seagulls soaring high up in the sky.

Speckled:

Definition: If something is speckled, it has dots or spots on it.

Sentence: Speckled, spotted, spiny, striped sardines and salmon are so dee-lish!

Spiny:

Definition: If something is spiny, it has sharp spines, thorns, or prickles on it.

Sentence: Speckled, spotted, spiny, striped sardines and salmon are so dee-lish!

Sway:

Definition: If something sways, it slowly moves over to one side and then the other side.

Sentence: The seagulls swirled and swooped and swayed. It's such a sight to see them fly!

Swirl:

Definition: A swirl is any kind of shape that travels in curves or circles.

Sentence: The seagulls swirled and swooped and swayed. It's such a sight to see them fly!

Swoop:

Definition: To swoop is to move through the air suddenly and quickly along a curve.

Sentence: The seagulls swirled and swooped and swayed. It's such a sight to see them fly!