This product presents vocabulary words in an ongoing short story format. By encouraging students to learn words in the context of an ongoing story, they deepen their reading comprehension while applying newly learned words in an authentic context.
This unit contains 60 words with four differentiated tests, suitable for an entire semester's vocabulary work. There are two versions of the same story. One version provides additional context clues and is written at a more accessible reading level.
This will allow your entire class to take the "same" test at the same time. The high quality, high impact vocabulary words included in this unit have played a critical role in raising standardized test scores.
This story follows two men, a sheriff and a convict, who have to work together to survive after a virus outbreak that turns people into blood thirsty "vampire-zombies". The characters come to life as they fight the "UNdead". With each quiz ending in a cliff hanger, students will look forward to the next quiz.
Seven differentiated vocabulary tests with 14-16 words each.
Definitions lists of all 60 words aligned with each test.
Answer key for each test.