This activity has 55 vocabulary words and phrases found in the text of “Rip Van Winkle” by Washington Irving. Can be assigned before or during reading the text. Also works well to jigsaw as a class for reference during reading. Includes task cards for use with Jigsaw or other group work.
This vocabulary activity is best assigned prior to reading. It can be completed prior to or during reading. Students will write on the terms list as they obtain the definitions, through group work, jigsaw, or individual work. Task cards optional, but work well for assigning select words or group work.
NOTE: The vocabulary terms generally do NOT include the terms for clothing in the story. Instead, the focus is primarily on terms that aide overall comprehension of the text.
Student Terms List
Student Task Cards
Terms Answer Key with definitions
Item is a single file PDF.
This item is also part of the Rip Van Winkle Activity Bundle
This item is also part of the Washington Irving Activities Bundle
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