Printables for This Topic:
Narrator – There
are a ton of different skills being tested in this one. See if you
can spot them all.
Homonyms – This
is a discovery activity. See if you can make sense of homonyms on
Navigate – Another
discovery activity. See if you can find your way through this one.
Using Precise Words
– This is the type of question format that we see on most National
exams these days.
Appropriate Words – Choose from the two bold words the one that
best fits the situation, and underline that word. If needed, use a
dictionary to help you.
Dig – Choose the words that are the most precise in conveying
what is going on in the story.
| Antonyms – Each word in the English language has a very specific
shade of meaning that is particular to it.
Out! – Use one of the key words to fill in the blank in each
| Suffix – Look up each word in the dictionary. Then answer
Your Vocabulary – What do the two words have in common, how
they are similar to one another, or why they go together. Be careful;
just because the two words have something in common doesn't make them
Appropriate Words – Read each situation below. Choose from the
two bold words the one that best fits the situation, and underline
or False? – If what the sentence says is true, write a T on
the line. If what the sentence says is false, write an F on the line.
Places – Use a dictionary to look up each bold word below. Write
its definition on the line. Then find the sentence that illustrates
the word. Write the word on the line next to the sentence.