We found 96 reviewed resources for word relationships
Transition Words and Phrases: Road Signs for the Reader
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Therefore! However! Furthermore! Explore the power of transition words and phrases. Signal your readers by suggesting the relationship between different thoughts or points. Help them demonstrate an understanding of word relationships.
Spanish-English Cognates in the ELL Classroom: Friends or Foes?
6th - 12th
Define the meaning of a cognate and use the concept to help Spanish-speaking ELLs connect their first language to English. Middle schoolers explore Latin roots to find cognates in both languages. They relate the Spanish and English word...
Clarify Relationships Between Ideas by Adding Transitions
7 mins 7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Fix choppy paragraphs with strong transition words, phrases, and clauses. The video emphasizes that writers should use words that not only create flow, but also illuminate the relationships between two different ideas. Example...
Using Transition Words Correctly - Relationships Within Sentences
4th - 8th
Clarify transition words with a two quick exercises. For the first, individuals choose the correct transition word for five sentences and determine what the transitions express within each sentence. For the second, class members read...
Exploring Descriptive Language with Different Parts of Speech
5th - 8th
Students examine word choice in their own writing. In this descriptive language lesson, students write a description of a picture, then sort the words into groups based on part of speech. Using Visual Thesaurus, students define some of...