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ERIC Number: ED240564
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Pages: 27
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Getting the Dictionary Habit. Greenfield Express Management System Revised.
Greenfield Union Elementary School District, Bakersfield, CA.
Junior high school students are introduced to the standard collegiate dictionary in this mini-unit. Material is divided into teacher and student sections. The teacher section contains a list of objectives and activities, local district (California) libraries, and answer keys for student exercises. Following a rationale for learning dictionary skills, the student section contains activities on alphabetizing; using dictionary quarters, guide words, entry words, pronunciation symbols, and spellings; recognizing parts of speech; practicing abbreviations; and understanding etymology and symbols. A bibliography is included. (LP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Greenfield Union Elementary School District, Bakersfield, CA.
Identifiers: California Demonstration Program in Reading; PF Project
Note: Prepared by the Reading Demonstration Project, Greenfield Junior High School. Illustrative dictionary sections will not reproduce well.