Test "vocabulary"

  • Test "vocabulary"

12 Powerful Words

These words are used frequently in many standardized tests given throughout the school year, including the PSSAs.  We want students to become exposed to these words, understand their meaning, and feel comfortable using them correctly.

 

Powerful Word

Student friendly phrases

 

 

trace

List in steps

analyze

Break apart, study the parts

infer

Read between the lines

evaluate

judge

formulate

create

describe

Tell about

support

Back up with details

explain

Tell how

summarize

Give me the short version

compare

All the ways they are alike

contrast

All the ways they are different

predict

What will happen next

 

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