Students are provided with a category for which they must locate a specific number of words in the classroom print environment (including books). This activity can be modified for any subject at any grade. Materials are minimal and readily available. It is appropriate for whole class, small group, partners, or individuals. It can also be done in other environments, including home.
This activity was originally developed for a first grade classroom by Rochelle Z. Lieb.
Classroom Word Detectives
by Rochelle Z. Lieb
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