Ch 1: 5th Grade English: Word Recognition & Understanding

About This Chapter

The lessons provided in this chapter help 5th grade students recognize and understand words being used in their English courses and other reading. Use these lessons and quizzes to help prepare your student for an upcoming test or homework assignment.

5th Grade English: Word Recognition & Understanding - Chapter Summary

This chapter outlines strategies for word recognition, reading for understanding, and decoding words so your 5th grader will have the best success in English. You will find that each lesson is accompanied by a multiple-choice quiz so you can gauge how well your student understands the material and where he or she may need to study further. The end-of-chapter exam can be used to help your student prepare for a test or homework assignment.

Chapter Topics

  • Read with purpose and understanding
  • Use context to increase comprehension
  • Decode words
  • Understand multisyllabic words

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with word reading comprehension will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about how to understand and recognize words.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding how to recognize words
  • Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help understanding words
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning English (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about word recognition
  • Students who struggle to understand their English teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra English resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover word recognition and understanding topics your student needs to learn or review.
  • Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about word recognition.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands sentence construction by completing the 5th Grade English: Word Recognition & Understanding chapter exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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