Vocabulary skills come easy when practice is fun If you are looking for extra vocabulary help for your middle school student, you will find this book an invaluable resource. Featuring hundreds of essential vocabulary words, this book offers extensive opportunities for students to learn the vocabulary found in sixth, seventh, and eighth grade curriculums. Each of the book's dozens of lessons focuses on a group of words that will strengthen your student's vocabulary. After the introduction of new vocabulary, each lesson includes three worksheets designed to make learning new words easy and fun. Vocabulary Grades 6-8 features: -More than 500 words appropriate for students in grades 6 through 8-45 engaging lessons that will help your student learn both meaning and usage-Vocabulary related to math, social studies, science, health, and time-A puzzle format that makes practicing vocabulary fun -The tools to master synonyms, antonyms, homophones, and easily confused words-Guidance on learning prefixes, suffixes, and compound words-An alphabetical word list at the end of the book that makes looking up vocabulary easy After completing this workbook, your middle school student's new word skills will help your child to excel in both the classroom and on standardized tests.
About the Author
Gary Robert Muschla taught elementary and middle school students for more than 25 years. Specializing in reading and the language arts, he is the author of numerous popular teaching guides.