An Introduction to Context Clues - FREEBIE

An Introduction to Context Clues - FREEBIE
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This packet introduces students to the complex but crucial craft of using context clues. We've included 15 multiple choice questions that allow students to practice using synonyms and antonyms as context clues, to figure out the meaning of challenging words.

What about the other types of context clues, you ask? We're glad you inquired. If you like what you see in this freebie and would like resources for additional context clues, please check out the following products from your friends The Brains:

We've created a 3rd Grader's Guide to Context Clues AND a 4th Grader's Guide to Context Clues which both include grade-appropriate practice for the following:

* Synonym Clues
* Antonym Clues
* Example Clues
* Root Word Clues
* Cause-Effect Clues
* Main Idea Clues
* Figurative Language Clues (Similes & Metaphors and Hyperbole & Onomatopoeia)

Several of our popular guided reading packets also include context clues mini-lessons and practice:

* Matilda
* Charlotte's Web
* Frindle
* Magic Tree House: Revolutionary War on Wednesday
* Magic Tree House: Civil War on Sunday
* Stanley and the Magic Lamp
* Stanley, Flat Again
* Amber Brown is Not a Crayon
* The Chocolate Touch
* Camp Trouble
* Sign of the Beaver

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