Teach students to utilize Traditional and Online Dictionaries to find and use Entry Words, Guide Words, Pronunciation Keys, Parts of Speech, and Definitions with a COMPLETE Common Core-aligned lesson, Sentence and Journal Writing activities, and engaging hands-on activities:
• FULL COLOR Dictionary Skills Poster-print, laminate, hang in your classroom
• COMPLETE Dictionary Skills Lesson-highlighted Text Features for better Comprehension
• a Close Journal Activity featuring Main Ideas and Details (great for Interactive Notebooks!)
• Dictionary Skills-Pronunciations and Definitions + Sentence Writing Practice
• Dictionary Riddles using a Traditional Dictionary
Dictionary Skills, aligned with these 4th Grade Common Core Reading and Language Standards (CC.4.RI.1, CC.4.RI.4, CC.4.RI.5, CC.4.L.2d, CC.4.L.4c), can be purchased separately, or as part of our 4TH GRADE COMMON CORE LANGUAGE UNIT + 17 FULL COLOR CONTENT POSTERS
We've included color copies of the Dictionary Skills lesson for your White Board, black and white versions of the lesson and activities to make copies for your students, and answer pages with grading rubrics.
Download the Dictionary Skills Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core alignment, as well as samples from the lesson and activities.
MORE DICTIONARY SKILLS RESOURCES:
REFERENCE SKILLS – 5TH GRADE
REFERENCE SKILLS – 6TH GRADE
MORE 4TH GRADE COMMON CORE LANGUAGE RESOURCES
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