Students will use context clues to learn new words during independent reading.
Student watch a Context Clue Video to learn what a context clue is and how to use them during reading to learn the meaning of new words. Students practice using context clues with peer support and teacher guidance by completing a short worksheet. Students practice applying context clues during independent reading and demonstrate proficiency during one-on-one teacher-student conferences where the teacher quizzes the student on randomly selected words from the student's book.
Watch the 3 videos on applying context clues while reading.
Source: Discovery Education
Select the worksheet to that accompanies the video segment for the appropriate reading skill.