Includes activities to work on Common Core Language Standards L4.4c Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases.
as well as L4.5c Demonstrate understanding of words by relating them to their opposites (antonyms) and to words with similar but not identical meanings (synonyms).
Download will include: Dictionary Explanation which identifies the elements found in a dictionary entry to include in a Reader's Notebook
Dictionary Navigation Worksheet where students will practice using a dictionary to identify the meaning of words as well as a synonym for the word.
Dictionary Skills Assessment with answer key