If you do decide that you want to try this activity with your students be sure to click on the image below the cup labels and sentence strips for this lesson are. Model using a variety of types of context clues such as example illustration provides an example or illustration to describe the word logic provides a connection such as a simile to the word root words and affixes provides meaningful roots and affixes that the reader.
As with the other context clues worksheets it is double sided and contains twelve problems.
5th grade 6th grade context clues worksheets. An author often includes hints or clues to help the reader expand vocabulary and grasp the meaning of the passage. Each card has a part a part b question all about vocabulary and using context clues to determine the meaning of 6th grade words. Give your students power in reading comprehension when you engage them in this context clues unit.
Choose activities for any level elementary through high school that encompass different types of clues. This is the sixth context clues worksheet in level two. Often the text around a word can give hints to its meaning.
This is the power of context clues. Read the sentence and choose the meaning of the underlined word. These are more real world words if you will.
Below are six versions of our grade 5 vocabulary worksheet where students have to determine the meaning of words using cross sentence clues. Students will determine the meaning of the bolded word in each sentence based on context. Context clues worksheets part of reading comprehension involves using the other words in a sentence or passage to understand an unknown word.
Follow the same procedure we have discussed to find their meaning. All are aligned to common core standards and louisiana student standards. Words and their meanings match phrases.
Use this practice for rigorous questioning in context clues. Synonym antonym example explanation comparison and contrast. Print context clues worksheets click the buttons to print each worksheet and associated answer key.
Words in sentences. Then they will explain their answers. It s deb hanson from crafting connections and i m going to share a free context clues lesson with you today.
Worksheets reading grade 5 exercises context clues. Worksheets vocabulary grade 5 context clues. Use context clues to understand new words.
Good readers use these context clues to understand new words. This lesson is arranged in a similar way to a character traits lesson that i shared with you last year. These worksheets give students practice in deriving the meaning of new words using context clues.
The meaning of words in sentences. Context clues 6th grade level no teams 1 team 2 teams 3 teams 4 teams 5 teams 6 teams 7 teams 8 teams 9 teams 10 teams custom press f11 select menu option view enter fullscreen for full screen mode. These worksheets are pdf files.
Context clue organizer model explicitly for students how to determine the meaning of a word from the context clues. Also great for 4th and 5th grade.