Vocabulary Word: ____________________________________________
- Write the sentence where the word is found in the text.
- Based on the sentence, what do you think the word means? (Look also at the sentence before and after to look for more clues)
- Look up the word in the dictionary for the actual definition, as it is used in the text.
- Use the word to write your own sentence.
- Choose one of the following ways to help you remember the word’s meaning: draw a picture; create a movement; connect the word to a story, song, or news report you’ve heard. Write down how you are going to remember this word.
- Explain why you chose this method to remember the word.