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Context Detectives Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 6 pages | Years: 3 - 4

A set of 3 worksheets for students to practise using context clues to identify the meaning of a word.

Use this teaching resource when teaching students to identify the meaning of an unknown word using context clues.

Students will act as detectives to identify the meaning of word using the word or words around it as clues.

Answer sheets are provided.


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  • Charlotte Watson

    When I print, the exercise is on squared paper

    • Dean Hughes

      Hi Charlotte, when printing make sure to choose a letter or A4 format. Let me know if that helps, and if not, please give us some more details of the problem! Thanks!

  • Alavi Miah

    Very Nice

    • Paul (Teach Starter)

      Thank you for you kind feedback, Alavi!