Objective: I can use context clues to determine the meaning of an unknown word or phrase.
This PowerPoint guides students to use three strategies to determine the meaning of an unknown word.
The presentation allows for direct teacher modeling, guided practice, and independent practice with nonfiction text.
Teacher notes are included on every slide to guide your lesson. Includes an exit ticket and final slide is a reference sheet for all strategies used in the presentation.
EDITABLE PowerPoint version allows you to edit as necessary!
Check out Context Clues Game -- What's the Meaning of the Word/Phrase?
to play after delving into context clues strategies!
Common Core State Standard: 3.L.4, 4.L.4, 5.L.4. Vocabulary Acquisition and Use.
Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase. (3.RF.3 , 4.RF.4 , 5.RF.5)
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