Determine the Meaning of Words by Comparing Denotative and Connotative Meanings

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Use an informative video about denotative and connotative meanings in your lesson about word choice and figurative language. The video focuses on the informational text "Girl Power" and shows sixth graders how to use word meanings to determine the author's purpose and tone. At 11 minutes long, the video might be best when broken into parts throughout a reading or writing lesson.

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Pros

  • Easy to understand
  • Strategies are helpful for any text, informative or narrative
  • Fits into a series about the same text
Cons

  • A little long (11 minutes)
  • Doesn't provide full text
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