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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Internalization of Vocabulary Through the Use of a Word Map
|Grades||6 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||One or two 45-minute sessions|
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
Students learn content area vocabulary and increase reading comprehension using the Vocabulary, Language, Prediction (VLP) approach.
Grades 3 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  October 16
Students play a variation of the game Balderdash to practice vocabulary.
ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS
Grades 3 – 8 | Activity & Project
Create a treasure hunt out of word-puzzle clues hidden around the home or yard.