We found 45 resources with the concept abbreviating
BBC Learning English - Keep Your English Up to Date
9th - 10th
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,...
Textual Analysis Lesson: Taking Stock of the Stock Market
6th CCSS: Designed
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...
Spelling Connections Grade 6: Acronyms and Abbreviations
6th - 8th
In this abbreviations and acronyms instructional activity, middle schoolers analyze 9 pictures and write the acronym or abbreviation suggested by each. Students then proofread a list of 12 abbreviations and acronyms and write them...