Context Clues Task Cards - Halloween (Common Core and TEK Aligned)

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Build your students' vocabulary skills with these 28 Halloween-Themed Context Clues Task Cards. Task Cards are perfect for partner work, center/station work, SCOOT game, Quiz Quiz Trade, Inside Outside Circle, or whole group activity.

Students read a sentence with an underlined word and then choose the correct meaning (3 choices are given), using the context clues.

I like to print these on card-stock, cut, and laminate so they can be used again and again. Easy and helpful resource at your fingertips!

This download includes the following:
**28 Halloween-Themed Context Clues Task Cards (black and white)
**28 Halloween-Themed Context Clues Task Cards (beautiful fall colors)
**Student Response Sheet
**Answer Key

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Common Core Aligned: 3-6:

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.3.4.A Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
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.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.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.

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Context Clues Task Cards - Halloween (Common Core and TEK
Context Clues Task Cards - Halloween (Common Core and TEK
Context Clues Task Cards - Halloween (Common Core and TEK
Context Clues Task Cards - Halloween (Common Core and TEK