This product is for building vocabulary words throughout the school year. There are 12 words per page geared to 5th, 6th, and 7th grade students [over 500 words]. However, this product is very useful for 8th graders too. Incuded are directions and suggestions for how to make this product an everyday activity. Templates for crossword puzzles, affix work, etc. are included with this 76 page document.
Encourage students to bring in their smart phones or use IPads to utilize the suggested link that defines lists of words in a snap! Students will love this activity! Plus, here's your technology at work. Or, use the suggested link to determine affixes and your students are off to a great start!
Not only that, but these word cards can also be used to practice decoding and pronunciation of words; and be especially useful to English Language Learners. Many of the cards contain words your students will encounter in fiction and nonfiction material during their middle school years.
Print on different colored paper then give one sheet of terms to each student and in no time your class will have a complete defined deck of vocabulary cards, or have students work on creating their own defined deck of cards!
Or flash the collection on an overhead for a do now--just how many words do your students know?
Last, run cards off on stock paper or laminate a set for students to record and erase answers. A suggestion for writing directly on the front and on the back of the word card is also given.
A fun and great way to build vocabulary and improve writing!