Vocabulary Development #4- Words in Context

By | October 22, 2017

This month we’ll look at the importance of vocabulary.

 You can extend a vocabulary activity and ask students to write descriptive sentences and leave out their key word to challenge others to fill-in the missing word. It will challenge their abilities to think of the important details that lead others to the correct answer. Example: (the key words is bolded for your information)

Danny use his arms and legs to ______ across the deep pond.  (word choices: walk, swim, skip)

This type of activity will help students develop a more discerning eye for writing details.

 

 

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