"Who was Frank Lloyd Wright?" by Ellen Labrecque November/December 2016 AR Biography Activty

"On that day in 1876, Anna dreamed her son would grow up to be a famous architect."(pg.2)

Based upon the text clues, the word "architect" means a person who designs buildings.

" During Frank's long life, he designed more than 1,100 buildings, including small houses, giant mansions, churches, temples, office buildings, and even a world-famous museum."

Based upon the text clues, the word "temples" means that it is a building to worship.

"He designed a house in Pennsylvania called Fallingwater that sits on top of a waterfall!"

Based upon the text clues, the word "Fallingwater" is a building built above a waterfall.

"In 1991, the American Institute of Architects declared Frank 'the greatest American architect of all time.' "

Based upon the text clues, the word "Institute" is a professional organization for architects in the United States.

"Frank Lincoln Wright was born June 8, 1867, in Richland Center, Wisconsin. His middle name was tribute to Abraham Lincoln, who had died two years earlier."(pg.5)

Based upon the text clues, the word "tribute" is an act, statement, or gift that is intended to show gratitude, respect, or admiration

"Her family had moved to rural Wisconsin from the country of Wales."(pg.6)

Based upon the text clues, the word "rural" means in, relating to, or characteristic of the countryside rather than the town.

"This role fell to anna's oldest brother, Thomas."(pg.7)

Based upon the text clues, the word "role" means the function assumed or part played by a person or thing in a particular situation

"With that in mind, Anna hung drawing of English cathedrals---large, fancy churches----on the walls of their home when Frank was a baby."

Based upon the text clues, the word "cathedrals" means the principal church of a diocese, with which the bishop is officially associated.

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