This alien/space themed packet is designed to help students learn to use context clues to figure the meaning of unfamiliar vocabulary. Students play the role of an astronaut exploring a new planet. They encounter aliens who speak a language similar to English, but with some very different words. T
⭐ Help your students improve their reading comprehension with these 6 fun and engaging activities designed to give students confidence in using context clues to better understand what they are reading.
♥ Using Context Clues 1 and 2 (figuring out the meaning of nonsense words),
♥ 2 Clas
Students work in groups to come up with nonsense words, their context clues, a paragraph, and possible answer choices. There is a rubric for grading. I made this after doing an activity where we figured out the meanings of nonsense words in paragraphs.
This packet has 100 printable activities for Gifted and Talented students. Fifth-graders respond to prompts like: What at school annoys you? or Where have you walked this week? or Who do you love the most? Decipher hidden messages. Identify the number of rectangles in a design. Compare and con
This packet has 100 printable activities for Gifted and Talented students. Fourth-graders respond to prompts like: What is your favorite thing to do outside? or What are little animals afraid of? or How can you have fun with rocks? Unscramble Earth words. Decipher hidden messages. Identify the n