Limited vocabulary, especially academic vocabulary, can be a huge barrier to student success in fifth grade. Effectively build your 5th graders’ academic language skillsin 10 minutes per day with these Google Classroom compatible activities that focus on building a strong foundation word knowledge.
These simple, targeted academic vocabulary activities focus on Tier 2 vocabulary to help transition students from word recognition to application.
QUICK, EFFECTIVE DAILY PRACTICE THAT BUILDS ACADEMIC VOCABULARY
When used as a daily warm-up, this set of academic vocabulary Google Slides give your students a chance to discuss and utilize academic language through the research-based format identified by Marzano and colleagues.
DIG DEEP INTO COMMONLY USED (AND ASSESSED) ACADEMIC LANGUAGE
This bundle includes 41 purposefully selected vocabulary words commonly seen on fifth-grade assessments and academic tasks, and daily practice scaffolds from identification to application and analysis as students build a deeper understanding.
Perfect for digital learning and online classrooms.
YOUR DOWNLOAD INCLUDES:
Instructional guide w/ implementation suggestions
Wordlist with definitions, parts of speech, synonyms & antonyms
Picture Word Wall Cards - perfect for ELL students
41 weeks of daily vocabulary warm-ups in Google Slides
Weekly Assessments in Google Forms
4 Quarterly Review Quizzes to monitor retention in Google Forms
Answer keys for weekly review & quarterly quizzes
EASY-TO-FOLLOW WEEKLY ROUTINE
❏ Monday: Introduction & part of speech
❏ Tuesday: Define the word & create a non-linguistic representation (visualize)