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12 power words quiz

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12 power words quiz

  1. 1. Test-Taking Vocabulary
  2. 2. Power Words <ul><li>12 Power Words </li></ul><ul><li>Trace - outline, list the steps </li></ul><ul><li>Analyze - break apart, study the pieces </li></ul><ul><li>Infer - read between the lines </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluate - judge, give value </li></ul><ul><li>Formulate - put together, create </li></ul><ul><li>Describe - tell about, 5W’s and the H </li></ul><ul><li>Support - back-up with details, give reasons </li></ul><ul><li>Explain - tell how, tell a story </li></ul><ul><li>Summarize - sum it up, give the main points </li></ul><ul><li>Compare - like </li></ul><ul><li>Contrast - different </li></ul><ul><li>Predict - make a guess, what will happen next </li></ul>
  3. 3. Trace: Show the order of events or progress of a subject or event.
  4. 4. Trace?
  5. 5. Trace: Show the order of events, outline, list the steps.
  6. 6. Analyze: Break into separate parts and discuss, examine, or interpret each part.
  7. 7. Analyze?
  8. 8. Analyze: Break into separate parts and study the pieces.
  9. 9. Infer: Read between the lines.
  10. 10. Infer:
  11. 11. Infer: Read between the lines.
  12. 12. Evaluate: Give your opinion or cite the opinion of an expert. Include evidence to support the evaluation.
  13. 13. Evaluate?
  14. 14. Evaluate: Judge, determine the value.
  15. 15. Formulate: Put together, create.
  16. 16. Formulate?
  17. 17. Formulate: Put together, create.
  18. 18. Describe: Give a detailed account. Make a picture with words. List characteristics, qualities, and parts.
  19. 19. Describe?
  20. 20. Describe: Tell about, the five W’s and the H.
  21. 21. Support: Use evidence from the selection to prove your answer.
  22. 22. Support?
  23. 23. Support: Back up with details, give reasons.
  24. 24. Explain: Make an idea clear. Show logically how a concept is developed. Give the reasons for an event.
  25. 25. Explain?
  26. 26. Explain: Tell how, tell a story.
  27. 27. Summarize: Give a brief, condensed account. Include conclusions. Avoid unnecessary details.
  28. 28. Summarize?
  29. 29. Summarize: Some up, give the main points.
  30. 30. Compare: Examine two or more things. Identify similarities and differences.
  31. 31. Compare?
  32. 32. Compare: Identify similarities and differences.
  33. 33. Contrast: Show differences. Set in opposition.
  34. 34. Contrast?
  35. 35. Contrast: Show differences.
  36. 36. Predict: Use information from the literature to guess what will happen.
  37. 37. Predict?
  38. 38. Predict: Make a guess; what will happen.
  39. 39. Power Words <ul><li>12 Power Words </li></ul><ul><li>Trace - outline, list the steps </li></ul><ul><li>Analyze - break apart, study the pieces </li></ul><ul><li>Infer - read between the lines </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluate - judge, give value </li></ul><ul><li>Formulate - put together, create </li></ul><ul><li>Describe - tell about, 5W’s and the H </li></ul><ul><li>Support - back-up with details, give reasons </li></ul><ul><li>Explain - tell how, tell a story </li></ul><ul><li>Summarize - sum it up, give the main points </li></ul><ul><li>Compare - like </li></ul><ul><li>Contrast - different </li></ul><ul><li>Predict - make a guess, what will happen next </li></ul>
  40. 40. Power Words <ul><li>12 Power Words </li></ul><ul><li>1. Trace - </li></ul><ul><li>2. Analyze - </li></ul><ul><li>3. Infer - </li></ul><ul><li>4. Evaluate - </li></ul><ul><li>5. Formulate - </li></ul><ul><li>6. Describe - </li></ul><ul><li>7. Support - </li></ul><ul><li>8. Explain - </li></ul><ul><li>9. Summarize - </li></ul><ul><li>10. Compare - </li></ul><ul><li>11. Contrast - </li></ul><ul><li>12. Predict - </li></ul>
  41. 41. Power Words <ul><li>12 Power Words </li></ul><ul><li>Trace - outline, list the steps </li></ul><ul><li>Analyze - break apart, study the pieces </li></ul><ul><li>Infer - read between the lines </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluate - judge, give value </li></ul><ul><li>Formulate - put together, create </li></ul><ul><li>Describe - tell about, 5W’s and the H </li></ul><ul><li>Support - back-up with details, give reasons </li></ul><ul><li>Explain - tell how, tell a story </li></ul><ul><li>Summarize - sum it up, give the main points </li></ul><ul><li>Compare - like </li></ul><ul><li>Contrast - different </li></ul><ul><li>Predict - make a guess, what will happen next </li></ul>
  42. 42. Power Words <ul><li>Purpose: A) Establish a school wide vocabulary aimed at improving test scores. B) Give students a visual memory key for each power word (12 words matrix). </li></ul>

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