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386 resources with the keyterm vocabulary acquisition

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Vocabulary Multiple Choice. Worksheet 20

For Students 9th - 11th
In this vocabulary building worksheet, students select the best choice from four possibilities. This worksheet is intended for use with advanced English language learners.
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Vocabulary Multiple Choice. Worksheet 23

For Students 10th - 11th
In this vocabulary learning exercise, students choose the best answer from the four possibilities to compete each of the eight sentences. The learning exercise is intended to be used with advanced English language learners.
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Vocabulary Multiple Choice. Worksheet 21

For Students 11th - 12th
In this vocabulary worksheet, students choose from four words with similar meanings to complete each of eight sentences. The worksheet is intended to be used with English language learners.
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Vocabulary Multiple Choice. Worksheet 24

For Students 11th - 12th
In this vocabulary activity, students fill in the blank in eight sentences. Each sentence has four similar words for students to select from. The activity is intended to be used with advanced English language learners.
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Space Travelers

For Students 4th - 5th
Are you interested in space and space exploration? Read the passage "Space Travelers" and complete the two exercises that follow. The first has learners label the drawing shown with the correct vocabulary words. The second has learners...
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In the Wake of Magellan!

For Students 4th - 5th
Who is James Cook? Readers will learn all about Magellan and Cook's famous trip as they read "In the Wake of Magellan!" The reading passage is followed by two activities: one requires learners to match vocabulary words to their visual...
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First Day of School

For Students 4th - 5th
Practice using context clues to match the definitions of eight bolded words with their correct word. This passage is called "First Day of School," so consider extending the activity by having learners write about a memorable first day of...
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The Decision

For Students 4th - 5th
Grade schoolers read "The Decision" to practice finding the meaning of unknown words using the context clues provided. There are eight bolded words: options, procrastinated, assignment, determination, perplexed, elective, recommend, and...
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New Ways

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Help your learners analyze story structure in chapters 1-6 of Dawn McMillan's book New Ways. Take a look at the cover, talk about new terms, and discuss the plot together. The second day continues with more questions and vocabulary. This...
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Character Education: Honesty

For Teachers K - 5th
Primary learners read Holly Keller’s That’s Mine, Horace, analyze the text and characters, and sequence the story. After discussing the experiences Walter encounters once he tells a fib, class members use a character analysis worksheet...
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Britney Spears: Famous People, ELL Assignment

For Students 7th - Higher Ed
If you teach English learners and want a thorough assignment that addresses reading and listening comprehension, speaking skills, vocabulary acquisition, and more, a high-interest content worksheet on Britney Spears may be useful. It...
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Words in the News: Stem Cell Research

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
A thorough resource for intermediate English learners addresses reading comprehension of informational texts, adjective forms, vocabulary acquisition, and writing in a journalistic style. Specifically, the class reads about stem cell...
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Dragonwings: Explore Chapters 1-5

For Teachers 6th - 8th
If you are beginning Laurence Yep's Dragonwings, this will provide activities for the first five chapters. The objectives include making connections to oneself and the world, organizing information and events, vocabulary acquisition,...
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Conservation: Matching

For Students 4th - 5th
Matching the vocabulary terms with the correct definition can be a fun way to build a content specific vocabulary. The class matches the words in the right column to the definitions in the left. Words are labeled by parts of speech.
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Matching Worksheet

For Students 4th - 5th
On these literacy worksheets, students match the vocabulary words with the word in the right column that has the closest meaning. The answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page. These online, interactive...
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Arthur Writes a Story

For Teachers 2nd
The beloved cartoon character, Arthur is the star of this brief presentation on vocabulary. In it, very young readers view slides that use words such as "responsible," "creative," and, "suggested" in sentences about Arthur and his...
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Gila Monsters: Matching

For Students 4th - 5th
Learners match the vocabulary terms that are found in the left column with the definitions on the right side of the page. Pupils must solve 15 matching problems. The solution to the activity is viewable online. This could be a good...
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Vocabulary Practice For Week 1

For Students 4th - 6th
In this vocabulary building worksheet, students learn the meanings of five unrelated words. Students answer 10 varied questions about these words.
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Vocabulary Multiple Choice Worksheet 5

For Students 6th - 7th
In this sentence completion worksheet, students read 10 sentences that have a missing word or phrase. From 4 choices, students select the most correct words to complete the sentence.
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Vocabulary Multiple Choice Worksheet 25

For Students 6th - 7th
For this vocabulary multiple choice worksheet, students read 8 sentences that have a missing word. Students examine the 4 word choices that are similar, and select the word that fits the sentence.
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The First Lesson

For Students 4th - 5th
Have you ever been in an airplane? Before readers jump into this short text, engage them with a question about airplanes or flying. Then, after they read, they use context clues to identify the meaning of several words in the text. 
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Money Matters!

For Students 4th - 5th
Do you save your money? Engage kids with this question before sending them off to read. After they read the passage entitled "Money Matters!", they complete the two pages that follow. They start by labeling a picture, and then answer...
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Word Wise

For Students 8th - 9th
Discuss word choice with your class before providing them with this exercise. As they read each sentence (there are eight), they look for words to replace with words from the box. Replacement words include debris, relics, crevice,...
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The Tryout

For Students 4th - 5th
Have you ever tried out for a sport? Consider using this question to engage your class before reading the passage "The Tryout." After they read, they use context clues to define several bolded words such as desperately, disastrous, and...