Teach students to use Reference Tools (Dictionaries, Thesauruses, and Glossaries) with a COMPLETE Common Core-aligned lesson, Journal Writing, FOUR Practice Worksheets, and a comprehensive INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK Assignment:
• FULL COLOR Content Poster~print, laminate, and hang
• COMPLETE Language Lesson with highlighted Text Features~Ancient History themed!
• Core Practice 1 – Use a Dictionary and Thesaurus + Sentence Writing
• Core Practice 2 – Use Reference Materials (Respellings, Meanings, Synonyms, Antonyms) + Sentence Writing
• Core Practice 3 – Determine Meanings by using a Dictionary and Sentence Context
• Core Practice 4 – Determine Meanings by using a Dictionary and Paragraph Context
• Close Journal Activity featuring Main Ideas and Details (6.RI.1, 6.RI.4, 6.RI.10)
Students will then use the lesson content to complete an Interactive Notebook Assignment~Reference Tools Cootie Catchers + Two-Pocket Organizer (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!)
Reference Tools, aligned with the 6th Grade Common Core LANGUAGE Standards (CC.6.L.4c, CC.6.L.4d), can be purchased separately, or as part of our 6TH GRADE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT + FULL COLOR CONTENT POSTERS
We've included black and white versions of the lesson and activities to make copies for your students, Answer Pages, Grading Rubrics, and a FULL COLOR Reference Tools Poster~ready to be printed out, laminated, and used in your classroom.
Download the Preview to see complete Lesson Plan, Common Core alignment, sample lessons, and activities.
MORE DICTIONARY SKILLS RESOURCES:
DICTIONARY SKILLS – 4TH GRADE
REFERENCE SKILLS – 5TH GRADE
OUR OTHER 6TH GRADE LANGUAGE RESOURCES:
6TH GRADE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT + FULL COLOR CONTENT POSTERS
6TH GRADE DAILY PRACTICE & ASSESSMENTS + FULL COLOR "I CAN" POSTERS
6TH GRADE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE
6TH GRADE LANGUAGE LESSONS (INCLUDED IN THE UNIT AND BUNDLE):
PRONOUNS AND ANTECEDENTS INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNIT
STANDARD ENGLISH INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK LESSON
CONTEXT CLUES INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK LESSON
PREFIXES AND SUFFIXES INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK LESSON
SIMILES, METAPHORS, PERSONIFICATION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK LESSON
ANALOGIES, DENOTATIONS, CONNOTATIONS INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK LESSON
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