Hidden Hints is a game that develops reading comprehension and vocabulary using context clues.
The first step in teaching context clues is to make students aware of the different types:
Free poster models a 5 step process for using context clues to understand new words.
Teaching Context Clues Graphic organizer
Context clues video and examples
context clues (image only)
Context Clues Song
Free Vocabulary Logs enhance student's vocabulary by teaching them how to figure out the meaning of a word by using context clues. It is an activity that involves cooperative learning, discussion, and teacher facilitation.
Context Clues anchor chart
We introduced our new vocabulary words for the week today. I used the following chart before we talked about context clues.