The vocabulary guide is a tool that students can use to help them understand how writers use words. Powerful reading instruction addresses the appropriate use of context clues to support readers with the comprehension of words and sentences.
Context clues are the syntactic (structural) and semantic (meaning) clues that help a reader to identify an unknown or challenging word. They are the “clues” that the writer gives about the meaning of a word.
Help students comprehend texts and truly understand how writers use words by providing this powerful tool!