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Abbreviations As Words
Students explore the definition and derivation of the popular usage of abbreviations in the English language. Using worksheets and lecture materials, students provide meanings for the abbreviation "prenup" when used as an word. They also consider the derivation of the abbreviation and provide examples of other abbreviations used as words.
Using Abbreviations with Names of People
In this abbreviations worksheet, students rewrite sentences using the correct abbreviation for the names of people. Students rewrite 8 sentences.
Fifth graders complete an online activity in which they create quizzes for each other on abbreviations and acronyms.
Using Abbreviations for Months of the Year
For this abbreviation for the months of the year worksheet, students review correct abbreviations, then write the month of the year and its abbreviation indicated by a statement about that month.
Abbreviations, Substitutions, Equivalents, Cooking Terms
Students review abbreviations of words used in recipes, acceptable substitutions of foods in recipes, standard equivalents of measurements and correct terminology of cooking terms through the use of written assignments.
Measuring Techniques - Level II
Identify appropriate abbreviations, food-measurement terminology, techniques, equivalents, calculate recipe-size adjustments, and demonstrate proper measuring techniques. Identify abbreviations Compute equivalents Identify measuring techniques an
USA States Abbreviations
In this recognizing the fifty states learning exercise, students read a list of abbreviations and complete the double T-Chart's columns of state names and their capitals. Students write 100 answers.
Metric System Basics
Do your learners know that there are different systems to measure length, volume, and weight? Explain metric measuring and its base ten decimal system using this comprehensive set of worksheets! For all three types of measurement, learners first read a page explaining various units of measurement, covering abbreviations, values, and conversions to standard U.S. units. Then, they practice by answering questions, matching names to abbreviations, and mastering the prefix meanings.
Theme 11 Abbreviations
In this spelling and language arts worksheet, students complete 8 pages of varied exercises. Included are abbreviations, pronouns, spelling riddles, and adverbs.
Abbreviations: Make It Short
In this abbreviations learning exercise, students review the definition and an example chart of abbreviations. Students then write the abbreviations for the 15 words. Students also rewrite the 3 sentences using abbreviations.
Abbreviations Match Up
In this abbreviations learning exercise, students write the abbreviations for the words given to them. Students complete 6 problems where they write abbreviations.
Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Initialisms
Pupils change words or phrases into the correct abbreviation, acronym or initialism in ten sample sentences. After rewriting the word or phrase, they must identify whether it is an abbreviation, acronym or initialism. For example, pupils would change the phrase "Central Intelligence Agency" to "CIA" and then mark the box for acronym. There is no definition of abbreviation, acronym, or initialism provided on this resource.
Students identify an abbreviation or acronym for communication purposes. Students write various messages using each correctly. Students make a list of the most common abbreviation and acronyms used currently.
Common Abbreviations in Measurement
This measurement PowerPoint introduces the abbreviations in measurement. Each slide contains several clues and an abbreviation of a unit of measurement. Students identify the correct unit of measurement by considering the given clues. There are seven abbreviations of measurement that are introduced. This PowerPoint is student driven, as they are responsible to identify the measurement based on the clues.
Test your middle schoolers on their knowledge of common abbreviations. Abbreviations such as PS, RSVP, PM, and AM are discussed. I suppose you could use this as a bell-ringer or a time-filler. There are 12 questions listed.
Useful Abbreviations: Part 1
In this useful abbreviations worksheet, students are given thirty abbreviations to figure out what each of them mean. Students brainstorm the answers together.
Useful Abbreviations: Part 2
In this useful abbreviations worksheet, students, in groups of two, are given thirty common abbreviations to figure out what each one means.
Abbreviations and Initials
In this identifying abbreviations and initials worksheet, learners rewrite words and names using abbreviations and initials. Students write twelve short answers.
In this grammar learning exercise, students read and edit six sentences by correcting the abbreviations and acronyms within the sentence. Additionally, students match five abbreviations with their meaning.
Mr., Mrs., and Dr. Too
Pupils use abbreviations correctly in everyday situations. Activities include introductions to abbreviating names, titles, months, and more.