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Collection of Lesson Plans for teaching vocabulary in language arts instruction.


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LA.3.3.4.d: English

Use context to clarify meaning of unfamiliar words.

LA.4.4.3.a: English

Use context to clarify meanings of unfamiliar words.

LA.4.4.3.b: English

Explain words with multiple meanings.

LA.4.4.3.c: English

Use knowledge of word origins; synonyms, antonyms, and homonyms; and multiple meanings of words.

LA.4.4.3.d: English

Use word-reference materials, including the glossary, dictionary, and thesaurus.

LA.5.5.4.a: English

Use context to clarify meaning of unfamiliar words.

LA.5.5.4.b: English

Use knowledge of root words, prefixes, and suffixes.

LA.5.5.4.c: English

Use dictionary, glossary, thesaurus, and other word-reference materials.

LA.6.6.3.a: English

Identify word origins, derivations, and inflections.

LA.6.6.3.b: English

Identify analogies and figurative language.

LA.6.6.3.c: English

Use context and sentence structure to determine meanings and differentiate among multiple meanings of words.

LA.6.6.3.d: English

Use word-reference materials.

LA.7.7.4.a: English

Use roots and affixes to expand vocabulary.

LA.7.7.4.b: English

Recognize analogies and figurative language.

LA.7.7.4.c: English

Identify connotations.

LA.8.8.4.a: English

Identify simile, metaphor, personification, hyperbole, and analogy.

LA.8.8.4.b: English

Use context, structure, and connotations to determine meaning of words and phrases.
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This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2012-11-26.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This is a 12 part resource. The first part is a vocabulary review in game form. Several games are offered with directions for each. Enrichment vocabulary is provided as well as vocabulary for Tuck Everlasting. Lesson plans and activities are presented to develop and build vocabulary. An excellent lesson on English cognates is provided for 9th grade students. Some activities are links from ReadWriteThink and include lessons on verbs, tired words, ABC books and ELL vocabulary building in reading and writing.

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