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Building Word Castles

Middle schoolers explore the unfamiliar words found in various picture books by Patricia Polacco. They discover the meanings of unfamiliar words by using a dictionary and they find synonyms and antonyms with a thesaurus. The main goal of this lesson is to build vocabulary.

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Resource Details

6th - 8th
English Language Arts
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Lesson Plans
1 hr
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Project-Based Learning
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