This Powerpoint can be used to introduce students to the concept of context clues and offers a step by step strategy for effectively using context clues. If also offers students the chance to practice the skill of using context clues to determine the meanings of new words. Can be used with personal whiteboards while students work independently, in pairs, or in small groups. Can also be used as a Numbered Heads Together game to reinforce use of context clues. Recommended for upper elementary, middle school, and ELD/ESL students at any level who are being introduced to context clues.