Locating Words

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Grade Level
Kindergarten
Subject
Reading & Writing
Length of Time
30 to 45 minutes
Description

Students will learn to find words in an article from a word list. They will also write the words that are on the list.

Goals

Students will learn:
To identify words
Look at an article or story and find words from a list
Learn words
Write the words

Materials Needed

Worksheet I have included in this lesson
Stories or articles from children's magazines
Pencils and Erasers

Procedure

First, you will find some articles or short stories that are in children's magazines and copy them for the students.

They can each have a different article or short story, or they can all have a copy of the same one.

After that, you will copy the worksheet that I have included in this lesson so that each student can have a copy.

When they have finished locating the words in the articles or short stories, you can have the students write each word in the space beside them on the worksheet. That will give them practice in writing and spelling.

Worksheet - Locating Words

Directions: First, you will look at the list of words. Find as many words as you can in the article or short story and circle them.

Word List:

1. The

2. As

3. And

4. Who

5. When

6. Where

7. Why

8. How

9. If

10. We

11. To

12. Too

13. One

14. Two

15. Three

16. Four

17. Five

18. You

19. Is

20. Was

Grading

You can grade the student on how well they located each word and how well they wrote each word.

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