Skill 2: Vocabulary Strategies

Unit 11: Skill Review: Preparing for the State Test
Lesson 2 of 4

Objective: SWBAT to use context as a clue to the meaning of words or phrases by working collaboratively to define unknown words in "By Any Other Name."

Big Idea: How do you comprehend a text when unknown vocabulary gets in the way? Using context clues is a good place to start.

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