This PowerPoint based lesson teaches students how to use five types of context clues to determine the meaning of unknown words. It is super engaging with three embedded video clips, an embedded song, interactive questions, and fun pictures. Students take a small amount of notes, complete a practice worksheet, and then work together to determine meanings for nonsense words in Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky" poem. Deposit this one in the bank under "50 fun-filled minutes of rigorous, on-task, engaging work (with vocab context clues at that!)" You simply work the PowerPoint clicker and feel like a teaching boss, while your students stay focused with their brains on overdrive. Win-win situation!