Have students practice determining the meaning of words by using context while teaching Hatchet by Gary Paulsen.
INCLUDED IN YOUR PURCHASE:
• A Powerpoint presentation explaining to students how to determine the meaning of an unknown word using context (using synonyms, antonyms, examples, general meaning)
• A Hatchet Vocabulary Booklet for students with quotes from the novel that use challenging vocabulary. Students use context to determine the meaning of the bolded word. There is also a place for the actual definition to be inserted where students can look up the words, or you can go over them as a class
• A 36 slide Powerpoint presentation to go over each of the vocabulary words with definitions for students to easily understand the new terms
WHAT TEACHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT THIS RESOURCE:
♥ My students loved Hatchet and this vocabulary unit was a great way to teach vocabulary as an integral part of reading comprehension strategy.
♥ This has been a great addition to my Hatchet unit! Thank you!
♥ I love this! My kids are learning new words and it's really helping them understand the context clues.
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