Wings By: Christopher Myers Genre: Fantasy A story in which unbelievable things happen Words to know attention complained drifting giggle glaring looping struggled swooping More Words to Know gawk – to stare in a rude way snickered – laughed in a sly, silly way Attention Careful thinking, looking, or listening Complained Said that you are unhappy or annoyed or upset about something Drifting Being carried along by currents of air or water Giggle To laugh in a silly or uncontrolled way Glaring Staring angrily Looping Forming a line, path, or motion shaped so that it crosses itself Struggled Tried hard, worked hard against difficulties. Swooping Coming down fast on something Let’s Practice! The roller coaster kept around and around, crossing itself. Looping He about his food because it was not very good. Complained If you always pay close in school, you should get very good grades. Attention She to finish the hard test. Struggled I tried not to when she fell on the ice, but it was so funny! Giggle She must have been angry with me because I could see her at me from across the room. Glaring The hawk came down on the mouse. It must have been time to eat! Swooping The balloons were in the air after the girl let them go. Drifting Let’s listen to our story!