Scan for Unfamiliar Words allows students to personalize their vocabulary development . During their first read, students scan a section of text for unknown words and record them in their notes or in their Scan for Unfamiliar Words table. Once the words are recorded, they identify synonyms and examples for each work, creating their own personal glossary.
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Literacy Standards In Action

We've mapped our literacy lessons and reading, speaking, and writing skills to state standards, Common Core, and NGSS. The standards are "the what" to teach. Our lessons are "the how" to meet the expectations defined by the standards. Click on the links below to view our quick reference table that maps standards to literacy lessons.

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