Lessons for Thesaurus

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  • Creative Writing Using the Senses - … different adjectives for each of the five senses using a thesaurus with 95% accuracy. The students will describe a sweet using … Linguistic). The directions will say, " Use your creativity and a thesaurus to find 8 words for each sense relating to your … the students know how to and benefit from using the thesaurus? Were the students creative in writing about their candy? Did … their paragraph on? Did the students learn about using a thesaurus, adjectives, and how to really describe something with a lot …
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  • Reference Materials - … looking for information in the encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, almanac, glossary, thesaurus, and telephone book. Independent Practice 4. The student will practice … reference materials, such as the encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, almanac, glossary, thesaurus, and telephone book. 2. The teacher will provide specific questions … . Examples of each kind of reference material: dictionary, encyclopedia, almanac, thesaurus, atlas, glossary, and telephone book 2. Reference Materials Worksheet 3 …
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  • Serious About Synonyms (includes BLM Synonyms Make Writing Sweeter) - … going to find an alternative in the thesaurus. 4. Demonstrate how to use the thesaurus so the students will be able to … use the word processor’s thesaurus function. Have students compose their own sentences and use the thesaurus to revise them. extending THE … Page 39 Name: SYNONYMS MAKE WRITING SWEETER Directions: Using a thesaurus, find synonyms for the words that are underlined. Print each …
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  • Degrees of Meaning (includes BLM Degrees of Meaning) - … will discuss synonyms and antonyms and learn to use a thesaurus to find related words and ideas. Materials For the teacher … words with obvious antonyms For each group of 4 students: thesaurus, paper, pencils, copy of Black Line Master (BLM) Degrees of … give one thesaurus to each group of students. 3. Have students look up the word angry in the thesaurus and tell you … online dictionary or thesaurus. A good Web site for this is Merriam-Webster: www.m-w.com/cgibin/thesaurus. Standards Link 4 …
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  • In Other Words: Using a Thesaurus - … lessons on using a thesaurus and on synonyms. Objectives To engage students in the practical uses of a thesaurus and to reinforce … way of making writing more interesting. Keywords thesaurus, reference skills, writing, and vocabulary Materials Needed thesaurus, worksheet. Lesson Plan When we write … times like these, using a thesaurus can help us make our writing more exciting. A thesaurus is a book of synonyms. A …
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  • Learning Idioms in ESL - … Learning Idioms in ESL Lesson Question: How can the Visual Thesaurus help ESL students learn the meanings of some common English … . Instruction: Analyzing some English language idioms by using the Visual Thesaurus: Organize the class into five small groups and give each … . Uses word reference materials (e.g., glossary, Amalgamate! Online dictionary, thesaurus) to determine the meaning, Resources for Teaching pronunciation, and derivations …
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  • 2 Are you on a diet? - … 8 A.5 x 11 unlined paper Dictionaries Thesaurus Technology resources Optional: Online thesaurus and dictionaries, mapping software, LCD projector, and computers … with physical disabilities. For English Language Learners, use dictionaries and thesauruses in their native languages or bilingual dictionaries. For high achieving … 1.05: Use word reference materials (e.g., glossary, dictionary, thesaurus) to identify and comprehend unknown words. Goal 3: The learner …
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  • LA - License to Label - … will apply marketing techniques and practice their skills with a thesaurus to design labels for their finished product. Objectives: Students will … to Label Teacher Answer Key • Examples of product labels • A thesaurus for each group • Company portfolio sheet Time Required: Two 45 … Sheet. • Hand out a thesaurus to each group and ask a student to review how to use a thesaurus. • Ask students to …
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  • Introducing Synonyms to Early Writers - … will also synthesize their understanding of synonyms and the Visual Thesaurus by playing "Synonym Charades," a fun guessing game where students … are relevant to the warm-up paragraph: Display the Visual Thesaurus word web for "great" on the white board, and point … .) Emphasize to groups that they should first use the Visual Thesaurus to March 9, 2010 look up the main words contained … ! Do you have a comment? Share it with the Visual Thesaurus community. Your comments: Sign in to post a comment! We …
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  • Using a Thesaurus - Using a Thesaurus Using a Thesaurus Grade Level Middle School Subject Language Length of Time 45 … new words Write sentences using the new words * Materials Needed Thesaurus The worksheet that I have included in this lesson Pencils … independently. Worksheet - Learning to use a Thesaurus Directions: Look up the following words in a Thesaurus and find other words that you …
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