A set of 24 dictionary activity cards.
Print, cut and laminate the activity cards for students to use individually or in small groups. Students use a dictionary to complete the activity listed on the card.
An editable version of this resource has also been provided to include your own dictionary activities.
As answers for this task will vary, no answer sheet has been provided.
NSW Curriculum alignment
Victorian Curriculum alignment
Recognise homophones and know how to use context to identify correct spelling
Understand how to use banks of known words, syllabification, spelling patterns, word origins, base words, prefixes and suffixes, to spell new words, including some uncommon plurals
Understand how to use banks of known words, word origins, base words, prefixes, suffixes, spelling patterns and generalisations to spell new words, including technical words and words adopted from other languages
Australian Curriculum alignment
Understand how to use knowledge of known words, base words, prefixes and suffixes, word origins, letter patterns and spelling generalisations to spell new wordsElaborationstalking about how suffixes change over time and new forms are invented to refl...
Understand how to use knowledge of known words, word origins including some Latin and Greek roots, base words, prefixes, suffixes, letter patterns and spelling generalisations to spell new words including technical wordsElaborationsusing a dictionary...
Understand how to use knowledge of letter patterns including double letters, spelling generalisations, morphemic word families, common prefixes and suffixes and word origins to spell more complex wordsElaborationsapplying generalisations for adding a...
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The images have been updated to include a boy.
Change by Paul (Teach Starter) Mar 25th, 2020
Updated to include editable version of resource
Addition by Nikki (Teach Starter) Nov 20th, 2017
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