Informational Text Vocabulary Worksheet

Informational Text Vocabulary Worksheet

How to teach New Vocabulary

Using Informational Text Vocabulary Worksheet, students use picture clues and context to determine the meanings of the words and phrases.

While reading a fiction or informational text, your students will encounter new words and phrases that they want to use in their writing. This worksheet helps your students to use these words and phrases in their own writing and speaking.

Read an informational story. Choose vocabulary from the story to write in the chart below. Use picture clues and context to determine the meanings of the words and phrases.

 

Other resources to use with this Informational Text Vocabulary Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about Context Clues.

Use this Context Clues Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

Introduce this worksheet by listening to the Have Fun Teaching Context Clues Song. Next, write some made up words on the board in a sentence like "George ate a frigs and french fries." Students try to figure out what the unknown word means. Then, students complete the worksheet independently or with a partner.  Finally, students read and look for new words that they didn't know before.

Be sure to check out more Context Clues Resources.

 

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