Sentence Based Context Clues Worksheets:
Opening Night –
Using the paragraph about Giselle starring role to understand new words.
Carl Lewis – Carl Lewis is one of the world's greatest athletes. The world records he set in both running and the long jump have made him famous.
Meanings – Sometimes the same word can have two different meanings.
Two meanings are provided for each word.
Detective – Color in the magnifying glass that contains the
word that means almost the same as the underlined word.
Bus – Write the word that means almost the same as each bold
word. Use the word bank.
– Use the context of the word, and information provided in the article
to figure out the meaning of the underlined words. Write the meanings
on the lines below.
Context – Using the clues in bold in the first sentence, choose
the word that means almost the same as the underlined word in the
LOST AT SEA
– Captain Rogers was lost at sea. He put a message in a bottle and
cast it out into the ocean.
Puppy – Jimmy's father had finally assented. After a year of
asking, Jimmy was getting a dog!
Horses! – Find the meaning of each underlined word. Write the
letter on the line in front of the sentence.