A good anchor chart that reminds students of different types of context clues they can use to help them figure out meanings of words (direct definitions, examples, synonyms, antonyms, etc.)
Context Clues example...good idea for reading I.N. @Kristi Cequina
Flocabulary - Context Clues Video and activities Teach kids 4 types of context clues that help readers work out unfamiliar words and vocabulary
This is a great video to talk about how we use context clues to help us understand new vocabulary
Flocabulary - Context Clues. Four ways to define unknown words using context clues: synonyms, antonyms, explanations and examples.
Creating Readers and Writers: Spring Cleaning Blog Post... Anchor Chart Gallery
We don't know what the Minions are actually "saying" but we understand what is going on. Distance Contest (Ending of "Despicable Me") - context clues and inferences YouTube
This foldable includes 15 sentences with words like shrewd, lark, and mirthful. It focuses on 5 types of clues: synonyms (restatement), antonyms (contrast), inference, example, and definition. $
There are so many reasons why exit tickets are powerful classroom tools! This blog post is linked to reasons why you should be using exit tickets in your classroom. It also includes FREE exit tickets and classroom examples!
Dictionary Skills Freebie - Pick the correct definition