The Giver, by Lois Lowry

 

Chapters 1 & 2

 

At first, this sounds like a perfectly normal world…just a little odd, but peaceful and quiet.  But the people use some unusual terms to tip you off that this is not really our world.  Use context clues in the book to define each of these words:

 

Nurturer

 

 

Nurturing Center

 

 

Naming, Elder

 

 

Receiver

 

 

Assignment

 

 

Comfort Object

 

 

Chapters 3 & 4

 

Newchild

 

 

Bike Port

 

 

Speaker

 

 

Rehabilitation Center

 

 

House of the Old

 

 

Volunteer Hours

 

 

Birthmother

 

 

Celebration of Release