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Determining Meaning Using Context Clues 3
Determining Meaning Using Context Clues 3
Exercise
Determining Meaning Using Context Clues 3
Students will be able to read between the lines after studying this exercise on identifying contextual clues.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Root Words
Root Words
Exercise
Root Words
Students will understand just where their vocabulary words come from with this root words exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Hyperbole
Hyperbole
Exercise
Hyperbole
Students will finally have a name to describe the “dog ate my homework” storytelling that runs rampant throughout childhood with this hyperbole exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Determine Meaning Using Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Determine Meaning Using Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Exercise
Determine Meaning Using Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
Students will be able to understand words without a dictionary after they work through this exercise teaching how to determine the meaning of words using roots, prefixes, and suffixes.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Oxymoron
Oxymoron
Exercise
Oxymoron
Help students learn how to categorize objects with this exercise that educates them about oxymorons.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Alliteration
Alliteration
Exercise
Alliteration
Every educator eschews un-exciting educational exercises; employ this Education.com exercise for an entertaining and eventful lesson on alliteration!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Transition Words 3
Transition Words 3
Exercise
Transition Words 3
Have your fifth grader use sentence details and clues to determine the best transition word to link two sentences.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Onomatopoeia
Onomatopoeia
Exercise
Onomatopoeia
Students will have a blast playing with this exercise that shows how spelling onomatopoeias comes from real-life sounds.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Similes 3
Similes 3
Exercise
Similes 3
Students will be as confident in writing as a Pulitzer Prize winner after completing this final exercise in the similes series.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Synonyms and Antonyms 3
Synonyms and Antonyms 3
Exercise
Synonyms and Antonyms 3
This exercise’s further practice identifying synonyms and antonyms will reinforce your students’ understanding of like and opposite words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Metaphors 3
Metaphors 3
Exercise
Metaphors 3
Students will be able to creatively apply metaphors to their discussions after they complete this exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Homophones and Homographs 3
Homophones and Homographs 3
Exercise
Homophones and Homographs 3
This exercise will show students the difference between some of the most common homophones and homographs.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Pun
Pun
Exercise
Pun
There’s nothing greater than a student who can appreciate a pun activity when they play one.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
Exercise
Compound and Hyphenated Compound Words 2
For additional practice, have students complete this exercise that will give them mastery over compound and hyphenated words.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Comma After Transition Words for Passage of Time 3
Comma After Transition Words for Passage of Time 3
Exercise
Comma After Transition Words for Passage of Time 3
Take your fifth graders' story telling abilities to the next level with these exercises that have them put their knowledge of transition words to the test.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Idioms 2
Idioms 2
Exercise
Idioms 2
Give a cultural lesson and expand your students’ vocabulary at the same time with this idioms exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Reference Materials for Word Meaning 3
Reference Materials for Word Meaning 3
Exercise
Reference Materials for Word Meaning 3
After your students complete this exercise, they will feel confident in consulting reference materials to find answers on their own.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise
Abbreviations 3
Abbreviations 3
Exercise
Abbreviations 3
Abbreviating words correctly will come naturally to your students after they work through this exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Exercise