When students work with analogies, they…
- expand and deepen their vocabulary.
- understand the relationships between ideas and words.
- recognize and understand multiple-meaning words.
- think critically and apply logical reasoning.
- learn to decipher word meanings based on context.
- build a network of understanding that improves retention and aids future learning.
What is included in this resource:
- Instructional PowerPoints: To be used for introducing word analogies and strategies to solve them
- 150 word analogies for each level: That is a total of 600 word analogies. These have been expertly crafted using Tier Two words for the respective grade levels. Note: There are no grade level labels (you will only see “Level X”) on these materials, which means you can use them with any grade. Each level is organized in 15 sets of 10 (10 analogies per set).
- Leveled Printables: The included printables are provided in four different formats to allow you to deliver the exact level of support your students need.
- Task Cards: The analogies are also provided in task card format.
- Google Classroom Version: Each of the 15 sets for all four levels is available as a Google Form quiz for those teachers using Google Classroom/Google Drive.
- Teaching Notes: Tips, tricks, and instructional rationale are provided for every component.
Download the preview for a detailed overview of the seventh-grade unit. To see the previews for grades 8, 9, and 10, click on the links below.
Word Analogies Grade 7
Word Analogies Grade 8
Word Analogies Grade 9
Word Analogies Grade 10
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- Total Pages 1000
- Answer Key Included
- Teaching Duration 1 Year