This is a set of activities to accompany your lessons on an introduction to the use of a dictionary. Please also download the free Dictionary Art Activity that accompanies these printables
Dictionary Art Activity Freebie
.Dictionary Guide - Turning the Pages
ABC Order Cards - Differentiated
.ABC Order Cards to first letter and worksheet
.ABC Order Cards to 2nd letter and worksheet
.ABC Order Cards to 3rd letter and worksheet
.Writing the Correct Words on the Dictionary Page
.Sorting topic words into Categories - topics given/not given (differentiated)
.Making a Food Dictionary
.Butterfly Guide Word Activity
.Glossary Matching Game and
.Synonym Matching Center Game and worksheet
Common Core Aligned
Vocabulary Acquisition and Use
CCSS.ELA - Literacy.L.1.5a: Sort words into categories to gain a sense of concepts the categories represent.
CCSS.ELA - Literacy.L.1.5b: Define words by category or by more key attributes.
CCSS.ELA - Literacy L.1.6: Distinguish between shades of meaning among verbs differing in manner and adjectives differing in intensity.
CCSS.ELA.Literacy.L.2.4e: Use glossaries and beginning dictionaries - both print and digital to determine or clarify meaning of words or phrases.