September 11 (9/11) Themed Context Clues Task Cards

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Build your students' vocabulary skills with these 24 September 11 (9/11) Themed Context Clues Task Cards. Task Cards are perfect for partner work, center/station work, SCOOT game, Quiz Quiz Trade, Inside Outside Circle, or whole group activity.

Students read a sentence with an underlined word and then choose the correct meaning (3 choices are given), using the context clues. Your students will read facts and learn more about this tragic, sunny morning that occurred on September 11th, 2001.

I like to print these on card-stock, cut, and laminate so they can be used again and again. Easy and helpful resource at your fingertips!

This download includes the following:
**24 September 11 (9/11) Themed Context Clues Task Cards
**Student Response Sheet
**Answer Key

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Depending on your students, these task cards would be appropriate for grades 3-8:

NOTE: These may be a bit challenging for third grade but would work well for teaching context clues skills, process of elimination, using root words to choose the BEST answers, for GT or higher learners.

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