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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.
4th - 12th Math 145 Views 873 Downloads
Textual Analysis Lesson: Taking Stock of the Stock Market
In this reading comprehension lesson, 6th graders read and analyze the novel, The Westing Game, by Ellen Raskin. Students, after reading chapters 3-5, answer 8 reading comprehension questions about the stock market. Students add on to their vocabulary tier the word "abbreviation" and its many definitions.
6th Language Arts 11 Views 35 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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.
7th - 11th Language Arts 14 Views 43 Downloads
BBC Learning English - Keep Your English Up to Date
That’s showbiz! Clipping is the term used to describe one type of abbreviation of words. After listening to a talk by Professor David Crystal about this particular way English language changes, pupils supply the shortened, or clipped, versions of a list of words.
9th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
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.
2nd - 4th Math 5 Views 30 Downloads
New Review The People Behind the Statistics
Invite your class to experience human rights situations first hand. Following an introduction to human rights, class members read statements and categorize them as a whole class. They then work in small groups to prepare a role play as well as solutions for their role-played issue.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Where Do Words Come From?
Students examine the foreign-language roots of various English words. Using the dictionary's word derivation notes and abbreviation key, they develop a list of words with a foreign-language origin, and create a class dictionary.
6th - 12th Language Arts 33 Views 91 Downloads
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
All All 3 Views 7 Downloads
In this writing worksheet, young scholars learn that short and quick notes can be made by using abbreviations. Students study abbreviations which are shortened words or acronyms. Young scholars read 10 notes and abbreviate the underlined words.
5th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 25 Downloads
Using Bilingual Dictionaries
Practice researching and translating all parts of speech using a bilingual dictionary. The class uses their research to increase their own vocabulary and learn the dictionary abbreviations for words such as transitive verb, pronoun, masculine, and feminine.
6th - 8th English Language Development 4 Views 22 Downloads