A strong vocabulary is essential to scholastic success. This workbook will not only help sixth-graders learn 240 new words, but also the different aspects and meanings of those words-how words are formed, where they come from, and more.these lessons are more than just lists to memorize! Each lesson introduces ten words in three pages; lessons include a focus, word bank, sentences that explain the words, fill-in-the-blank sentences, a writing activity, and puzzle or game. 6th Grade topics include synonyms (glum, pacify), words from literature (puckish, narcissus), weather (blustery, cumulus), and more. 80 reproducible pages with word list and answer key. Softcover. Grade 6. Meets Common Core State Standards.
Build word power with these 24 ready-to-reproduce, 3-page lessons. Each lesson includes research-based activities that tap students' prior knowledge for greater understanding and give them multiple encounters with new words so they really remember them. Lesson topics include synonyms, antonyms, compound words, homophones, root words, prefixes and suffixes, and much more. Watch reading skills soar! For use with Grade 6.
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