This package contains CLOZE (fill in the blank) worksheets and Crossword Puzzles to teach, re-teach, practice, or assess vocabulary in the fourth grade Houghton Mifflin anthologies from Themes 1 through 6. I have used these puzzles to challenge students, to enrich and engage learning, and as a center or centers with teacher or parent helpers to teach and provide practice for reading vocabulary and definitions.
This bundle combines 2 products into 1 for a great value!
Also included is the corresponding answer key for each worksheet and a word list for the crossword puzzles. When we developed these worksheets we used all of the key vocabulary words and some supplemental words. Some of the words were used within the context of each story, and some of the words we used outside of the story’s context to challenge the students and their understanding of each word’s definition. We included the key vocabulary words from the following anthologies:
Theme 1 “Journeys”
Theme 2 “American Stories”
Theme 3 “That’s Amazing”
Theme 4 “Problem Solvers”
Theme 5 “Heroes”
Theme 6“Nature: Friend and Foe”
Vocabulary development is a key focus area in the new Common Core Standards,
because students must increase their knowledge of academic language by growing their vocabulary. These worksheets align with the Common Core Standards for Language Arts under Language: Conventions, effective use and vocabulary, understanding words and their relationships, and acquisition of new vocabulary.
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The Teacher Team
Copyright 2013 Carol Beaumont
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Click on the links below to view each product in this package individually:
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 1 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 2 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 3 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 4 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 5 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Vocab Theme 6 Cloze Fill in the Blank Worksheets
Fourth Grade Houghton Mifflin Reading Vocabulary Crossword Puzzles Themes 1-6
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DISCLAIMER: These materials were prepared by The Teacher Team and have neither been developed, reviewed, nor endorsed by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, publisher of the original [component] work on which this material is based.