Using the Dictionary

Using the Dictionary

Children learn to identify and use the formatting of a typical dictionary definition in this useful reference worksheet. Students will learn key dictionary terms and elements, including the guide words, entry word, pronunciation, part of speech, definition, and alternative definition. They will then use what they have learned to decode a sample dictionary entry. Designed for third graders, this worksheet is a helpful resource for students as they learn to look up the meanings of words on their own.

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