Freebie!! This download will allow you to preview how to use a Word Splash in your classroom. This includes teacher instructions, student handout, and student sample.
Use the word splash to:
Pre-assess students’ background knowledge at the beginning of a unit of study.
Build interest and curiosity about the upcoming unit of study.
Preview a reading.
Connect a group of facts to a larger framework of understanding.
Assess student learning at the end of the unit.
Resource for essay writing and projects.
Early model for mind mapping and web creation.
Want to use more Word Splashes in your classroom? More are available at the Student-Centered Social Studies store!