Help your students become context clue detectives! These 40 passages help students master finding the meaning of unknown words in text. 2 Formats are included. Printable stories and a PowerPoint presentation with a recording sheet. You can also print the PowerPoint presentation 4 slides per page and use the slides as task cards.
Students read the text and figure out what the nonsense word means. Then, they site evidence to support their word choice. There is also a spot to draw a picture of what they think the mystery word is.