Analogy Lesson Plans - WordMasters Challenge
In addition, analogy word study can help prepare students for standardized tests as it increases reasoning skills. VocabularySpellingCity’s premade analogy word lists are an ideal supplemental material for analogy lessons and word study. Leveled lists can be used with interactive learning games and activities or printable worksheets to achieve analogy mastery. VocabularySpellingCity also provides instructional videos, perfect to use during an introductory analogy lesson.
Introduction to Analogies Lesson
Teaching analogies and can make both students and teachers apprehensive, although quality are available online to facilitate the process including many analogies examples, excellent printable analogies worksheets, thorough lists of analogies and even analogies lesson plans.
An analogy identifies a similarity between like features of two different things by requiring students to identify a relationship between a pair of words. Analogy lessons focus students’ attention on that relationship by providing a frame for the comparison. Once the relationship has been determined between the first set of words, that relationship is used to compare the next two, building on prior vocabulary word knowledge.