Abridged and Unabridged Dictionaries

How can pronunciations and definitions vary in two different dictionaries? Middle schoolers look up words in abridged and unabridged dictionaries. They compare the pronunciation, spelling, and definitions in each version. Additionally, they determine which dictionary gives the best definition for a particular word.

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7th - 10th
English Language Arts
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Lesson Plans
1 hr
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Skills Practice