Vocabulary study has never been so engaging. This product presents vocabulary words in an ongoing short story format. By encouraging students to learn words in the context of an ongoing story, they deepen their reading comprehension while applying newly learned words in an authentic context.
This unit contains 68 words with seven differentiated tests, suitable for an entire semester's vocabulary work. There are two versions of the same story. One version provides additional context clues and is written at a more accessible reading level.
This will allow your entire class to take the "same" test at the same time. The high quality, high impact vocabulary words included in this unit have played a critical role in raising standardized test scores.
In this story, a young man is thrown into a fight for the survival of the human race when the planet is attacked by aliens. As he travels across the land fighting side by side with the remaining humans, he learns of a shocking revelation that may change the course of human history. The twist ending in this story is sure to keep all of your students engaged.
In this unit you will find:
*Seven differentiated ( high/lower lexile) vocabulary story assessments featuring 8-12 new words each.
*Definitions lists (study sheets) of all 68 words aligned with each test.
*A practice quiz for each group of words.
* Worksheets to help students study new vocabulary. (using context clues, drawing vocabulary words and vocabulary flash cards)
*Color-coded, large print, vocabulary words to display in your room