Using context clues is an important skill for students to learn. It can help them understand and learn new vocabulary, as well as, aid in comprehension of information. Unfortunately, this skill can be difficult for students to learn on their own.
This BUNDLE helps to teach students how to find the information needed to determine word meanings by using a color-coding technique. Using color-coding, instead of simply underlining with pencils, makes the information easier to find and helps the instructor to see what the student is finding as 'helpful' information.
There are 40 WORKSHEETS included in this packet! Each worksheet has an original story and three vocabulary words that students must use context clues to determine the word's meaning. That is a total of 120 WORDS! There are three choices for each word’s meaning in the first 10 worksheets in each packet and space for the students to write the meaning in the remaining 10 worksheets in each packet. This offers a progression of difficulty and growth of the skill. These vocabulary words are appropriate for grades 2-6. Words for this activity were chosen using Common Core standards, research from Robert Marzano, and other vocabulary resources.
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This packet can be used to target the following Common Core Standards: R.I.2.1, R.I.3.1, R.I.4.1, R.I.5.1, L.3.4, L.3.4.A, L.4.4, L.4.4A, L.5.4, L.5.4.A
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