Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.
Plate Tectonics Cloze Activity
A cloze activity to use when learning about the layers of the Earth and plate tectonics.
A Thinker Like Me Poem - Comprehension Worksheet
A comprehension worksheet paired with a poem about a thinker.
Comprehension Task Cards - Finding Word Meaning In Context
A set of comprehension task cards to help students find word meaning in context when reading.
Clarifying the Meaning of Words Poster
A poster with 3 steps to clarify the meaning of words.
Giant Squid Cloze Worksheet
A cloze worksheet about the giant squid.
MP3 Players and Your Hearing Cloze Worksheet
A cloze worksheet about MP3 players and hearing.
Tropical Cyclone Cloze Worksheet
A cloze worksheet about tropical cyclones.
Find Word Meaning in Context Poster
A poster highlighting how to find word meaning in context when reading a piece of text.
Fiction and Non-Fiction Cloze Activities
A set of 7 fiction and non-fiction cloze worksheets with answer sheets.
Grade 6 Magazine - "What's Buzzing?" (Issue 1) Task Cards
A set of five literacy rotation task cards to be used in conjunction with issue 1 of Teach Starter's Grade 6 magazine.
Figurative Language Flip Book
Practice identify examples of figurative language with this flip book template for kids.
Roll and Find – Figurative Language Worksheet
Explore, identify and interpret figurative language with this engaging roll and find activity.
Comprehension Strategy Teaching Resource Pack - Finding Word Meaning in Context
A comprehensive resource pack to help students understand how to work out the meaning of words in context.