Vocabulary

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Third-grade skills

  1. I.2 Vocabulary review: Identify story elements
  2. M.3 Vocabulary review: Analyze short stories
  3. N.3 Vocabulary review: Analyze informational passages
  4. O.2 Order items from most general to most specific
  5. R.1 Identify time-order words
  6. V.1 Correct errors with signs
  7. W.1 Identify base words, prefixes, and suffixes
  8. W.2 Determine the meaning of a word with pre-, re-, or mis-
  9. W.3 Use the prefixes pre-, re-, and mis-
  10. W.4 Determine the meaning of a word with -ful or -less
  11. W.5 Determine the meaning of a word with -ly or -ness
  12. W.6 Determine the meaning of a word with -able or -ment
  13. W.7 Determine the meaning of a word with a suffix: review
  14. W.8 Determine the meanings of words with prefixes and suffixes: review
  15. W.9 Sort words with shared prefixes and suffixes by meaning
  16. W.10 Sort words with shared suffixes by part of speech
  17. W.11 Word pattern analogies
  18. W.12 Word pattern sentences
  19. X.1 Use Greek and Latin roots as clues to the meanings of words
  20. X.2 Determine the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  21. X.3 Determine the meanings of words with Greek and Latin roots
  22. Y.2 Form compound words
  23. Y.3 Form and use compound words
  24. Z.1 Select the members of a group
  25. Z.2 Select the words that don't belong
  26. AA.1 Choose the synonym
  27. AA.2 Which sentence has the same meaning?
  28. AA.3 Find synonyms in context
  29. AA.4 Choose the antonym
  30. AA.5 Which sentence uses an antonym?
  31. AA.6 Find antonyms in context
  32. BB.1 Homophones with pictures
  33. BB.2 Identify homophones
  34. BB.3 Use the correct homophone
  35. CC.1 Multiple-meaning words with pictures
  36. CC.2 Which definition matches the sentence?
  37. CC.3 Which sentence matches the definition?
  38. DD.1 Shades of meaning with pictures
  39. DD.2 Describe the difference between related words
  40. DD.3 Positive and negative connotation
  41. EE.1 Choose the picture that matches the idiomatic expression
  42. FF.1 Determine the meaning of words using synonyms in context
  43. FF.2 Use context to identify the meaning of a word

Fourth-grade skills

  1. I.2 Vocabulary review: Identify story elements
  2. M.2 Vocabulary review: Analyze short stories
  3. N.2 Vocabulary review: Read and understand informational passages
  4. O.2 Order items from most general to most specific
  5. R.1 Identify time-order words
  6. V.1 Correct errors with signs
  7. W.1 Identify base words, prefixes, and suffixes
  8. W.2 Determine the meaning of a word with pre-, re-, or mis-
  9. W.3 Use the prefixes pre-, re-, and mis-
  10. W.4 Determine the meaning of a word with -ful or -less
  11. W.5 Determine the meaning of a word with -ly or -ness
  12. W.6 Determine the meaning of a word with -able or -ment
  13. W.7 Determine the meaning of a word with a suffix: review
  14. W.8 Determine the meanings of words with prefixes and suffixes: review
  15. W.9 Sort words with shared prefixes and suffixes by meaning
  16. W.10 Sort words with shared suffixes by part of speech
  17. W.11 Word pattern analogies
  18. W.12 Word pattern sentences
  19. X.1 Sort words by shared Greek or Latin roots
  20. X.2 Use Greek and Latin roots as clues to the meanings of words
  21. X.3 Use the meanings of words as clues to the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  22. X.4 Determine the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  23. X.5 Determine the meanings of words with Greek and Latin roots
  24. X.6 Match words with Greek and Latin roots to their meanings
  25. Y.2 Form compound words
  26. Y.3 Form and use compound words
  27. Z.1 Select the members of a group
  28. Z.2 Select the words that don't belong
  29. AA.1 Choose the synonym
  30. AA.2 Which sentence has the same meaning?
  31. AA.3 Find synonyms in context
  32. AA.4 Choose the antonym
  33. AA.5 Which sentence uses an antonym?
  34. AA.6 Find antonyms in context
  35. BB.1 Homophones with pictures
  36. BB.2 Identify homophones
  37. BB.3 Use the correct homophone
  38. CC.1 Multiple-meaning words with pictures
  39. CC.2 Which definition matches the sentence?
  40. CC.3 Which sentence matches the definition?
  41. EE.1 Shades of meaning with pictures
  42. EE.2 Describe the difference between related words
  43. EE.3 Positive and negative connotation
  44. FF.1 Find words using context
  45. FF.2 Determine the meaning of words using synonyms in context
  46. FF.3 Use context to identify the meaning of a word
  47. FF.4 Determine the meaning of domain-specific words with pictures
  48. GG.8 Use thesaurus entries

Fifth-grade skills

  1. I.2 Vocabulary review: Identify story elements
  2. M.2 Vocabulary review: Analyze short stories
  3. N.2 Vocabulary review: Read and understand informational passages
  4. O.4 Order items from most general to most specific
  5. U.1 Use the correct frequently confused word
  6. U.2 Correct errors with frequently confused words
  7. U.3 Correct errors with signs
  8. V.1 Words with pre-
  9. V.2 Words with re-
  10. V.3 Words with sub-
  11. V.4 Words with mis-
  12. V.5 Words with un-, dis-, in-, im-, and non-
  13. V.6 Words with -ful
  14. V.7 Words with -less
  15. V.8 Words with -able and -ible
  16. V.9 Sort words with shared prefixes and suffixes by meaning
  17. V.10 Sort words with shared suffixes by part of speech
  18. V.11 Word pattern analogies
  19. V.12 Word pattern sentences
  20. W.1 Sort words by shared Greek or Latin roots
  21. W.2 Use Greek and Latin roots as clues to the meanings of words
  22. W.3 Use the meanings of words as clues to the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  23. W.4 Use words as clues to the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  24. W.5 Determine the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  25. W.6 Determine the meanings of words with Greek and Latin roots
  26. W.7 Match words with Greek and Latin roots to their meanings
  27. X.1 Select the members of a group
  28. X.2 Select the words that don't belong
  29. Y.1 Choose the synonym
  30. Y.2 Find synonyms in context
  31. Y.3 Choose the antonym
  32. Y.4 Find antonyms in context
  33. Z.1 Analogies
  34. AA.1 Homophones with pictures
  35. AA.2 Use the correct homophone
  36. BB.1 Multiple-meaning words with pictures
  37. BB.2 Which definition matches the sentence?
  38. BB.3 Which sentence matches the definition?
  39. DD.1 Describe the difference between related words
  40. DD.2 Positive and negative connotation
  41. EE.1 Find words using context
  42. EE.2 Determine the meaning of words using synonyms in context
  43. EE.3 Use context to identify the meaning of a word
  44. EE.4 Determine the meaning of domain-specific words with pictures
  45. FF.7 Use thesaurus entries

Ninth-grade skills

  1. M.1 Use the correct frequently confused word
  2. M.2 Identify and correct errors with frequently confused words
  3. M.3 Identify and correct errors with frequently confused pronouns and contractions
  4. M.4 Correct errors with commonly misspelled words
  5. M.5 Correct errors with signs
  6. M.6 Correct errors in everyday use
  7. O.1 Word pattern analogies
  8. O.2 Word pattern sentences
  9. O.3 Words with pre-
  10. O.4 Words with re-
  11. O.5 Words with sub-
  12. O.6 Words with mis-
  13. O.7 Words with un-, dis-, in-, im-, and non-
  14. O.8 Words with -ful
  15. O.9 Words with -less
  16. O.10 Words with -able and -ible
  17. P.1 Sort words by shared Greek or Latin roots
  18. P.2 Use Greek and Latin roots as clues to the meanings of words
  19. P.3 Use words as clues to the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  20. P.4 Determine the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  21. P.5 Determine the meanings of words with Greek and Latin roots
  22. Q.1 Use the correct homophone
  23. Q.2 Identify and correct errors with homophones
  24. R.1 Use etymologies to determine the meanings of words
  25. R.2 Use context as a clue to the meanings of foreign expressions
  26. R.3 Use the correct foreign expression
  27. S.1 Choose the word whose connotation and denotation best match the sentence
  28. S.2 Use words accurately and precisely
  29. S.3 Replace words using a thesaurus
  30. S.4 Explore words with new or contested usages
  31. T.1 Analogies
  32. T.2 Analogies: challenge
  33. U.1 Determine the meaning of words using synonyms in context
  34. U.2 Determine the meaning of words using antonyms in context
  35. U.3 Use context to identify the meaning of a word
  36. V.3 Use dictionary entries to determine correct usage
  37. V.4 Use thesaurus entries

Tenth-grade skills

  1. M.1 Use the correct frequently confused word
  2. M.2 Identify and correct errors with frequently confused words
  3. M.3 Identify and correct errors with frequently confused pronouns and contractions
  4. M.4 Correct errors with commonly misspelled words
  5. M.5 Correct errors with signs
  6. M.6 Correct errors in everyday use
  7. O.1 Word pattern analogies
  8. O.2 Word pattern sentences
  9. O.3 Words with pre-
  10. O.4 Words with re-
  11. O.5 Words with sub-
  12. O.6 Words with mis-
  13. O.7 Words with un-, dis-, in-, im-, and non-
  14. O.8 Words with -ful
  15. O.9 Words with -less
  16. O.10 Words with -able and -ible
  17. P.1 Sort words by shared Greek or Latin roots
  18. P.2 Use Greek and Latin roots as clues to the meanings of words
  19. P.3 Use words as clues to the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  20. P.4 Determine the meanings of Greek and Latin roots
  21. P.5 Determine the meanings of words with Greek and Latin roots
  22. Q.1 Use the correct homophone
  23. Q.2 Identify and correct errors with homophones
  24. R.1 Use etymologies to determine the meanings of words
  25. R.2 Use context as a clue to the meanings of foreign expressions
  26. R.3 Use the correct foreign expression
  27. S.1 Choose the word whose connotation and denotation best match the sentence
  28. S.2 Use words accurately and precisely
  29. S.3 Replace words using a thesaurus
  30. S.4 Explore words with new or contested usages
  31. T.1 Analogies
  32. T.2 Analogies: challenge
  33. U.1 Determine the meaning of words using synonyms in context
  34. U.2 Determine the meaning of words using antonyms in context
  35. U.3 Use context to identify the meaning of a word
  36. V.3 Use dictionary entries to determine correct usage
  37. V.4 Use thesaurus entries