This 36-slide PowerPoint presentation explains and models steps for finding word meaning: using phrases set off by commas or parentheses, using context clues, using word parts, using related words, and using the dictionary. Created for fourth and fifth grade students, examples in the slide show feature words and texts related to landforms and erosion.
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Common Core State Standards RI.4.4, RI.5.4
Indiana ELA Standards 4.RV.1, 4.RV.2.1, 4.RV.2.2, 4.RV.2.4, 4.RV.3.5, 4.RV.3.2, 5.RV.1, 5.RV.2.1, 5.RV.2.2, 5.RV.2.4, 5.RV.2.5, 5.RV.3.2
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