Over 260 units sold and counting! 17 pages of what you need to teach 4 types of Context Clues--including an original song! Includes a detailed lesson plan, overhead pages with lots of examples of each type of context clue, differentiated worksheets and differentiated assessments.
Tons of practice questions to get your students very familiar with how to figure out the meaning of unknown words.
Page 1: Cover page
Page 2: Detailed lesson plan (with Common Core Standards)
Page 3: Original song--sung to the tune of "The Bear Went Over the Mountain". A fun way to get your students excited to learn about context clues!
Pages 4-9: Overheads (or handouts) that explain what context means, as well as explains and gives examples of 4 types of context clues: Explanation Clues, Synonym Clues, Antonym Clues, and Example Clues. Lots of sample sentences for students to practice on before doing their independent work.
Pages 10-11: Multiple-Choice Practice pages (10 questions)
Page 12-13: Fill-in Practice pages for higher-level thinking (12 questions)
Pages 14-15: Multiple-choice Assessment pages (10 questions)
Pages 16-17: Fill-in Assessment pages (10 questions)