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New Words: Make a Conservation Dictionary

For Students 4th Standards
Gosh dictionaries are great, and your class gets to make one of their own. They look up and write down the dictionary definition to nine words related to conservation and pollution prevention. They list their words alphabetically for...
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Using a Dictionary: Root Words

For Students 3rd
A dictionary is a very helpful tool. Teach your third graders how to locate words, define them, and understand what root words are. They look up 12 words, write their definitions, then determine the root word that helps categorize each...
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Use a Dictionary to Check Spelling

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this dictionary usage worksheet, students use a sample dictionary page to correct the misspellings of underlined words in sentences. Students write three answers.
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Dictionary Detective

For Teachers 3rd - 12th Standards
Build your class's dictionary skills with this fun game. The activity allows learners to better understand dictionary usage, spelling, and vocabulary. By the end of this activity, they should be skilled word finders.
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School-Home Links: Dictionary Usage

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this dictionary usage worksheet students discover the meaning to a difficult word - consternation - by first guessing at the meaning and then looking up the word in a dictionary and answering several questions about the word. Parents...
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Guide Words in a Dictionary

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Second and third graders match the five pairs of guide words to the words in a list that should appear on the same page in a dictionary. They look at a second set of five pairs of guide words and circle the word (from three choices) that...
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Dictionary Work

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Here is a handy one-pager useful for any spelling work. Learners write 10 words from their spelling lists in the first column. They find them in the dictionary and write the page number and guide words in the subsequent columns. I'd use...
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Dictionary Practice 3

For Students 4th - 5th
Originally designed for English language learners, this worksheet about dictionary usage could be used with native speakers as well! Give each pupil a dictionary and have them search for the nine listed words. They record the definition...
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Using a Dictionary, Page 2

For Students 6th - 7th
In this dictionary usage activity, students review the definitions for syllable, pronunciations, accent marks, and pronunciation key. Students then write the word shown in each dictionary respelling. Students then write the words in a...
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Dictionary Animal Spelling

For Students 1st - 2nd
Learners identify the animals and use a dictionary to help them find the correct spellings for the 12 words.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this dictionary usage worksheet, students read facts about the dictionary and practice using a dictionary page to answer questions. Students write four short answers.
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Dictionaries

For Students 5th
In this dictionary usage worksheet, 5th graders use a dictionary to look up the following words: cavalcade, suffuse, venerable, abyss, qualm, an intercede. Students then write a sentence using each of the 6 words.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this dictionary usage worksheet, learners use a dictionary to make corrections in the spelling of the first set of words. Students then use a dictionary to find the meanings of the second set of words.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this dictionary usage worksheet, students read 20 words and put them in the correct quartile. Students then use a dictionary to find definitions for the second set of words.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 2nd - 3rd
For this dictionary usage worksheet, students review the definitions for syllables, pronunciation, and pronunciation key. Students then read the pronunciations and circle the word that it matches. Students write how many syllables are in...
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 3rd - 4th
Start by reviewing the definition of syllable and pronunciation. Then study the pronunciation key before having learners try to match the word given to its correct pronunciation. Only five practice opportunities are provided. 
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Research and Study Skills: Dictionary/Glossary

For Students 5th - 6th
In this dictionary and glossary usage worksheet, students use the dictionary page to answer the first 6 questions. Students then use the glossary page to answer questions 7-10.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 6th - 9th
In this using a dictionary instructional activity, students review guidelines for dictionary use and then read a sample dictionary excerpt to respond to 8 short answer questions.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 5th - 8th
In this using a dictionary worksheet, students review guidelines for dictionary use and then read a sample dictionary excerpt to respond to 8 short answer questions.
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Using a Dictionary

For Students 4th - 5th
For this dictionary worksheet, students read a dictionary entry and answer 3 questions, then use a dictionary and answer 7 more related questions.
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Learning About The Dictionary

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore how to use the dictionary. They practice finding words in the dictionary. Students find the word that is between two listed words and they find the word that does not belong in between the two listed words.
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Physical Education Word of the Week

For Teachers K - 5th
Practice physical education vocabulary in your classroom. Working with language arts teachers, learners use dictionary skills to define and explain a word dealing with a concept in physical education. They also complete a task and have...
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Spelling and Vocabulary Page 123

For Students 8th
In this spelling and vocabulary practice instructional activity, 8th graders complete several sections to advance their spelling skills and vocabulary word banks. These sections include word meanings, word structure, and dictionary usage.
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Spelling and Vocabulary

For Students 8th
In this spelling and vocabulary practice worksheet, 8th graders complete several sections to advance their spelling skills and vocabulary word banks. These sections include word meanings, word groups, and dictionary usage.

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