Lessons for Thesaurus

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  • Journeys - … , biographies, editorials) for different purposes; – use a dictionary and a thesaurus to expand their vocabulary; • use correctly the conventions (spelling, grammar … to use details and paragraphs that link. Use of a thesaurus and dictionary is strongly recommended to enhance vocabulary. Encourage students … on grammar, punctuation, and spelling; – use a dictionary and a thesaurus to expand their vocabulary; – use levels of language appropriate to …
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  • Emily Dickinson: Poet Extraordinaire of Language, Time, and Space: Part 1 - … : Yes Keywords: Emily Dickinson, poetry, language skills, diction, vocabulary development, thesaurus, dictionary, figurative language, connotation, denotation, biography, peer editing, audience, purpose … . Students will practice language development strategies and tools such as thesaurus, word mapping, word substitution, denotation, and connotation using the original … to use the tools for language development such as the thesaurus, the writings of other writers, conversations, observations, experiences, and combination …
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  • Sense & Sensibility: Vocabulary Introduction - … Anke al-Bataineh Materials: Attached Powerpoint Computer with internet OR Thesaurus class set LCD projector Attached Vocabulary Notebook Attached Vocabulary List … sophisticated, educated words for very familiar ideas. Explain that a Thesaurus gives us synonyms, which helps us figure out which meaning … wrong word. Demonstrate the use of either a printed Thesaurus or Thesaurus.com to figure out the meaning of the next two …
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  • Mammal'S Around the World - … as passwords, entry and pull-down menus, word searches, the thesaurus, and spell checks. Performance Objectives: Given instruction on Microsoft Word … will be asked to physically show how to use the thesaurus with 100% accuracy. Advanced Preparation by Teacher: The teacher will … document the students need to use the spell check and thesaurus. 8. Once their polished document is complete, the students will …
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  • Vivid Verbs - … . --use vivid verbs in their creative writing assignments. --use the thesaurus that they have created as an aid in writing. Materials … Thurston, and worksheet called Thinking Thesaurus found at www.doriebooks.com. Plan: Hand out the "Thinking Thesaurus" worksheet to the class. Tell … he ...... Have them use the vivid verbs from their "Thinking Thesaurus" to tell several different ways the clown went down the …
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  • Words 'R Us - … R Us activity introduces students to the use of the thesaurus. The students seek additional vocabulary words to replace starter words … of alphabetical order and guide words. 1. Teacher discusses the thesaurus purpose and organization. 2. Teacher models researching the word teacher … . Teacher instructs students to locate their given word in the thesaurus and locate three alternative words or synonyms and copy them …
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  • Using Vivid Verbs in Writing - … from www.doriebooks.com Pencil and paper Download the Thinking Thesaurus worksheet from www. doriebooks.com Introductory Questions : When I say … , dashing, hopping, jumping, etc.) Introductory Activity : Hand out the ?Thinking Thesaurus? worksheet to the class. Tell them that at the top … . The teacher and class can then make a large Thinking Thesaurus poster for the room with decorative pictures. Conclusion Activity : Write …
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  • Letter from the Chateau - … content and new vocabulary that they access themselves, using a thesaurus. Learning Objectives Students should be able to: write a friendly … . Landscape with a Calm, Nicolas Poussin, 1650 5. Give students thesauruses. Have them find and catalogue alternate words for those adhered … structure and organization of various reference materials (e.g., dictionary, thesaurus, atlas, encyclopedia). Writing and Oral English Language Conventions Applications 1 …
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  • Acrostic - … students to stretch their vocabulary and use a dictionary or thesaurus to find more colorful s words, such as scintillating, staggering … introduce and model using a thesaurus. Explain to students how to locate an adjective in a thesaurus and then list the synonyms … practice the activity with other words before they use a thesaurus for their acrostics. Poetry Practice Have students work individually or …
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  • Rooting One's Way to Meaning - … Meaning October 22, 2007 Lesson Question: How can the Visual Thesaurus help students discover the meanings of some ancient Greek and … Up: Examining the multiple meanings for "root": Display the Visual Thesaurus word web for "root" on the white board and scroll … , affixes) 6. Uses word reference materials (e.g., glossary, dictionary, thesaurus) to determine the meaning, pronunciation, and derivations of unknown words …
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