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Context Clues Sorting Activity

Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
Context Clues Sorting Activity
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Common Core Standards
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Look no further for fun, engaging, and EFFECTIVE practice with the oh-so-important skill of using CONTEXT CLUES! This resource challenges students to identify the 3 types of context clues in short passages AND to use those context clues to determine the meaning of unknown words!

Standards Addressed:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.4.a - Use context (e.g., definitions, examples, or restatements in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.5.4.a - Use context (e.g., cause/effect relationships and comparisons in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 6 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6.4.a - Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence or paragraph; a word's position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

Includes:
**9 short passages that require students to identify ‘clues’ that will help them to determine the meaning of unknown words
**A sorting mat that allows students to sort the passages based upon the type of context clue(s) used (synonym, antonym, or gist)
**An answer sheet that allows students to write the meaning of the unknown word
**An anchor chart for each of the 3 types of context clues
**A teacher answer key

Click here to check out my CONTEXT CLUES BUNDLE!
Total Pages
10 pages
Answer Key
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