How do we find words in a dictionary?
Look at the first page of the dictionary in front of you. What do you notice about the words? You should have seen that al...
Can you find the page where the words start with  B  ? How many pages of words beginning with  A  are there in the diction...
DICTIONARY  LAYOUT Discuss with the person sitting next to you how the page is set out. Be ready to share your thoughts wi...
Features of Dictionaries The words are in  columns The word you want is in  bold  or in  colour The word has it’s  meaning...
Features of Dictionaries Look through the pages of the dictionary now.  What do you notice?
Features of Dictionaries You should have noticed that all the words are in  alphabetical order
Can you put these words into alphabetical order? Elephant Apple Zebra Carrot Apple Carrot Elephant Zebra
Can you put these words into alphabetical order? Lorry Caravan Party Money Sunshine Caravan Lorry Money Party Sunshine
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Dictionary powerpoint

10,108 views
9,944 views

Published on

This is a powerpoint to help you out how to use the dictionary and look for new words

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
4 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
10,108
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
25
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
146
Comments
0
Likes
4
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Dictionary powerpoint

  1. 1. How do we find words in a dictionary?
  2. 2. Look at the first page of the dictionary in front of you. What do you notice about the words? You should have seen that all the words start with the letter A
  3. 3. Can you find the page where the words start with B ? How many pages of words beginning with A are there in the dictionary?
  4. 4. DICTIONARY LAYOUT Discuss with the person sitting next to you how the page is set out. Be ready to share your thoughts with the rest of the class.
  5. 5. Features of Dictionaries The words are in columns The word you want is in bold or in colour The word has it’s meaning written next to it
  6. 6. Features of Dictionaries Look through the pages of the dictionary now. What do you notice?
  7. 7. Features of Dictionaries You should have noticed that all the words are in alphabetical order
  8. 8. Can you put these words into alphabetical order? Elephant Apple Zebra Carrot Apple Carrot Elephant Zebra
  9. 9. Can you put these words into alphabetical order? Lorry Caravan Party Money Sunshine Caravan Lorry Money Party Sunshine

×