DISTINGUISH Vocabulary Lesson
DISTINGUISH • I can increase my vocabulary knowledge and usage.
DISTINGUISH • What does it mean? • Have you ever used it? • Will you ever use it? • Why is it an important word to learn?
Examples: • Can you distinguish between the main characters in the two stories? • The students must distinguish which strategy to use while problem solving. • The children at RVCV distinguish between right and wrong choices…just like children at Boulevard.
Dictionary Definition • www.dictionary.com • Set apart • Separate • Tell apart • Characterize • Classify • Categorize
Video & Picture Examples https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJ3lxzuI_sc (Pinocchio) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AOvDkv-IrxY (Recorder, b-day gift @ RVCV)
Silly Song/Poem Distinguish from the very start. Decide, discriminate, and tell apart.
Mrs. Becerra’s definitions are behind the smiley face. Our Own Definitions • Choose which part • Finding the differences • Tell apart • Contrast • Tell apart • Find the differences • Sort • Separate
DISTINGUISH Synonyms: • Contrasting • Sort • Separate • Tell apart Antonyms: • Not separating • Not telling apart • Compare • Not sorting
Partner Talk • Discuss • Define • Examples • Synonym (same or nearly the same meaning) • Antonym (opposite meaning)