Using context clues to figure out the meaning of unknown words in texts can be very tricky. Teach students this critical skill with this collection of ready-to-use task cards that feature engaging mini-passages. Key questions give students lots of practice unlocking the meaning of new words by using definition, example, synonym, antonym, inference, and word parts. Includes Comprehension Helper cards that provide kid-friendly definitions, tips, and examples to help them master reading skills.
About the Author
Carol Ghiglieri is a writer and editor who works in both trade and educational publishing. She has written a number of books for struggling and emerging readers, including books for Scholastic’s Read 180 program.