This mega bundle includes everything you need to teach your students about the five basic types of reference materials: the dictionary, thesaurus, atlas, almanac, and encyclopedia. Besides learning about how to use these reference books, students also learn about some specifics about each type of reference book!
Some of the extras include:
Dictionary: how to use a pronunciation guide, using guide words
Thesaurus: choosing the best synonym for your sentence
Almanac: the difference between the Farmer's Almanac & the World Almanac
Atlas: using the table of contents and index to find a particular map
Encyclopedia: the differences between the print and online versions
This bundle includes:
1. a 112-slide PowerPoint, which includes 21 multiple choice questions at the end!
(This PowerPoint is HUGE! It is designed to be used over multiple days.)
2. a 7-page matching PowerPoint companion handout
3. 24 task cards
4. 3 worksheets
(Basic Dictionary Skills, Guide Words, Thesaurus Practice)
5. an I Have... Who Has...? Guide Word Game
6. a craftivity
CHECK OUT THE PREVIEW!!
You can also click on the following links to take a closer, detailed look at some of the individual items contained in the bundle:
Reference Materials PowerPoint
(with a 7-page companion handout!)
Reference Materials Task Cards
Guide Words: I have… Who has…?
Dictionary and Thesaurus Worksheets
Copyright by Deb Hanson 2016
Please note: The PowerPoint cannot be edited due to the copyright requirements made by the contributing artists (clip art, font, background).
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As such, it is for use in one classroom only. This item is also bound by copyright laws. Redistributing, editing, selling, or posting this item (or any part thereof) on the Internet are all strictly prohibited without first gaining permission from the author. Violations are subject to the penalties of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Please contact me if you wish to be granted special permissions!