RL.4.4 Worksheets, Workbooks, Lesson Plans, and Games

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.4.4

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"Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that allude to significant characters found in mythology (e.g., Herculean)."

These worksheets and lesson plans can help students practise this Common Core State Standards skill.

Worksheets

Context Clues Table
Worksheet
Context Clues Table
Context clues help readers discern the meaning of new vocabulary terms in their reading. Use this worksheet to help your students organise unfamiliar words and transfer their context clues and definitions to a table.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Animal Sounds Around the World
Worksheet
Animal Sounds Around the World
Students will learn common animal sound words in different languages!
Year 4
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
How the Monkey Became a Trickster
Worksheet
How the Monkey Became a Trickster
A monkey, a fruit tree, and reading comprehension! Kids learn a Brazilian fairy tale and strengthen comprehension skills with this worksheet.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Glossary: Vocabulary in Context
Worksheet
Glossary: Vocabulary in Context
Use this glossary with the EL Support Lesson: Vocabulary in Context.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Vocabulary Victories
Worksheet
Graphic Organizer Template: Vocabulary Victories
Use this graphic organizer to record information about vocabulary words.
Year 4
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Keeping Up with Context Clues
Worksheet
Keeping Up with Context Clues
With this organizer, students will be able to find unfamiliar vocabulary as they read and use context clues to determine meaning.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Worksheet

Lesson Plans

Close Reading Through Word Choice
Lesson plan
Close Reading Through Word Choice
Every great reader and writer knows that syntax matters. During this lesson, students will use the close reading strategy to focus on word choice, and use their understanding of syntax to develop theories about patterns in the text.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Calling All Homophones
Lesson plan
Calling All Homophones
Write right with homophones! This interactive lesson will help students with their understanding of homophones by differentiating homophones through motion and how they are used in sentences.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
What's For Breakfast?
Lesson plan
What's For Breakfast?
Teach your class to develop strong inferencing skills by focusing on clues and hard evidence. In this lesson, students will play a game of “What’s for Breakfast?” to help them link context clues with word meaning.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Jazzy Bio Poems
Lesson plan
Jazzy Bio Poems
Integrate reading, writing, and social studies in this lesson about famous jazz musicians! This lesson would fit perfectly in a unit about biographies or Black History Month.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
Myths and Man
Lesson plan
Myths and Man
Popular fiction throughout the ages colors the way people speak. In this short lesson, students will read a myth and non-fiction paragraph in order to identify and define words that come from mythology.
Year 5
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan
St. Patrick's Day Blarney
Lesson plan
St. Patrick's Day Blarney
In this Saint Patrick's Day lesson plan, students will complete a 5-strategy comprehension exercise using "The Legend of the Blarney Stone."
Year 4
Reading & Writing
Lesson plan

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