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5 resources with the keyterm nonsense words

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"Jabberwocky": Inferring

For Teachers 1st
Pupils, over an extended time, read and explain the nonsense words of Lewis Carroll's poem, "Jabberwocky". They infer the meaning of the poem using visualizing as well as decoding skills. While written for first graders, this is easily...
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Stackers Game for Word Fluency

For Teachers K - 2nd
Explore words by building and decoding three-letter words. Real or nonsense words can be formed with the alphabet tiles. Practice fluency and blending sounds with CVC patterns.
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Absurdities: Nonsense Words Don't Fit

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this absurdities worksheet, students read 6 illustrated sentences and analyze the nonsense word in blue. Students replace the word with the best choice from 2 choices.
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Recognize Nonsense Words

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this nonsense worksheet, students read six sentences and replace the blue nonsense word with a better word from two choices. Students write the more logical word on the line.
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Follow the Clues

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young scholars read a story and predict words that make sense in replacing the nonsense words based on context clues. Students choose appropriate words that will match the meanings of the nonsense words.