Lessons for Thesaurus

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  • Studious Students - … Nora, Scholastic, New York, 1973, ISBN 0-590-44276-7 -Thesaurus and/or Dictionary (1 per small group) -Chart paper for … writing their own stories. 4. Have enough dictionaries and/or thesauruses on hand so that each small group may use one … for each person in the group. They may use a thesaurus and/or dictionary as a resource for locating ideas. Have … Students should have the knowledge of how to use a thesaurus and/or dictionary to locate words. Attached Files A teacher …
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  • The Price is Right (Math) - … , poster board pieces, or construction paper - Glue sticks and scissors - Thesauruses and dictionaries - Two cut out pictures of items for sale … . Make sure there is a sufficient number of dictionaries and thesauruses. 3. Compose a teacher example of an advertisement that is … that they will use in their written advertisements. Dictionaries and thesauruses may be used. 4. When they have chosen an item …
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  • Me Resource - … , newspaper, table of contents, biography. Materials Needed a dictionary a thesaurus an atlas an encyclopedia biography a newspaper (local newspaper is … introduction to some common research/writing resources, including a Dictionary Thesaurus Atlas Encyclopedia Newspaper Magazine Table of Contents Instead of using … soft-haired one. The thesaurus entry will list the student's name in bold type (where the thesaurus word entry would usually …
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  • Article 24: The Rights of the Child 1 - … : Through discussion, argument and use of relevant research sources, (dictionary/thesaurus paper/electronic) come to an understanding of the meaning of … refer a spokesperson to deliver their individually to dictionary and thesaurus interpretation. or collectively on screen using the facilities of Word … , board etc; Click here for text.) Access to dictionary and thesaurus (paper and electronic) For extension task, document using form drop …
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  • Rest in peace, dead words! - … Students will: become familiar with and the use of a thesaurus. understand the concept of a synonym. work cooperatively within groups … . Teacher planning Time required for lesson 2 hours Materials/resources Thesauruses Two sample papers, one with "Dead Words" and the same … vocabulary words using context clues, a dictionary, a glossary, a thesaurus, and/or structural analysis (roots, prefixes, suffixes) of words. extending …
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  • Cinquain - … the same topic. Encourage them to use a dictionary or thesaurus to find synonyms that might be more interesting and concise … 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 cinquain. Poetry Practice Have students work individually or …
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  • Limerick - … and model using a thesaurus to find synonyms. Explain how to locate a word in a thesaurus and then find the synonyms … , precise descriptions, and so on). Encourage students to use a thesaurus to find synonyms or more interesting and precise words in … capital letter. As students write, encourage them to use a thesaurus or dictionary to develop interesting words and phrases that communicate …
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  • Vivid Verbs - … . Group Size: Large Groups Summary: Students will practice using a thesaurus and dictionary to choose more descriptive verbs. Main Curriculum Tie … : Magazines Scissors Glue Poster board Blank word strips Writing paper Thesaurus Dictionary Background For Teachers: Choose magazines with a variety of … what an action verb is and how to use a thesaurus. Instructional Procedures: Instruct students to choose a picture from the …
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  • Exploring Descriptive Language with Different Parts of Speech - … and intent. Instructional Objective: Understanding parts of speech Supplies: Visual Thesaurus and Student Handout Pictures from magazines or books for essay … , 2007 - 1 Comment Use of descriptive and figurative language, including thesaurus use for effective word choice (S. 2, 2.1) Use … . 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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  • Exploring Color Vocabulary - … Thinkmap Visual Thesaurus HOME HOW IT WORKS BUY / SUBSCRIBE PRAISE INSTITUTIONAL SALES EDUCATORS … : Using and understanding color terms and related meanings Supplies: Visual Thesaurus and Student Handout Any one of the following: color wheel … Post a comment Email to descriptive and figurative language, including thesaurus use for a Friend Sign up for effective word choice … 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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