Teach your students to be "word detectives," and use context clues. This pack is aligned to common core standards. It includes; I can statements to post in your room, activities that can be used in centers or as cooperative learning activities (including student directions that can be pasted on an envelope or slipped in a bag), and pieces to build an anchor chart!
I Can Statements (pgs. 2-3)
Anchor Chart Pieces (pgs. 4-8)
Which Word is Which? Activity (pgs. 9-13)
Word Detective 101 Activity (pgs. 14-17)
What's It All Mean? Activity (pgs. 18-21) An acitivty in which students must use context clues to determine the meaning of nonsense words!