25 Independent Practice Packets That Help Boost Reading Comprehension in Science, Social Studies, and Math
By Joan Novelli and Holly Grundon
These ready-to-use packets include fun, meaningful activities that offer the repeated practice kids need to really learn science, social studies, and math vocabulary. Activities help teach and reinforce word meanings, usage, and word-analysis skills related to key topics. A variety of fun formats provide extra support for kids of all learning styles! 144 pages.
As students work, look for opportunities to engage them in deepening their understandings of specific words. This might include saying the word together and noticing any special features (such as a familiar root), asking questions to elucidate meaning, talking about different uses of the word, and discussing word relationships!