Context Clues Task Cards and Quick Assessment Print and Easel Activities

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Hello Mrs Sykes Jennifer Sykes
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36 task cards
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Super engaging way for students to practice using context clues. Thank you for creating this resource!
My students absolutely enjoyed this activity and it helped them to show mastery of context clues. They had soooo much fun scooting around the room.
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Students need to practice using Context Clues, and this collection of 36 Context Clues Task Cards / SCOOT Game and Quick Assessment will save you time as you differentiate instruction. Students use the context embedded in the surrounding sentence and select the best answer multiple-choice style. This printer-friendly set is flexible to meet the needs of diverse learners, and can be an extension activity for early finishers, in small groups during a guided reading mini-lesson, projected for whole group practice, to play Scoot as a whole group, as an engaging activity after lunch, or however meets the needs of your classroom.

★ This set is included in my Context Clues Bundle, also available on TPT.

★ This set is also included in my ELA Task Cards and Scoot Games and Assessments Bundle, here on TpT.

Want to play Scoot to engage your entire class? Instructions are included, and you can use the "Scoot" sheet to assess knowledge of Context Clues quickly. The Context Clues Practice Sheet included can be used as a pre or post assessment. All answer keys provided. All pages can be printed in color or black and white.


Contents of this zipped file:

2 versions of Task Cards (Color/Black and White) include: • Scoot Instructions, CCSS Correlation for grades 2-5, • 36 Context Clues Task Cards, • Scoot sheet, • 1 page Quick Assessment – Perfect for Pre or Post testing, • Answer Keys for Task Cards and Quick Assessment,

For a closer look at what is included, please check out the detailed preview!


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Thank you for looking! Jen Sykes, Hello Mrs Sykes

Total Pages
36 task cards
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
Use sentence-level context as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.
Use context (e.g., definitions, examples, or restatements in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.


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