12  Powerful  Words

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  1. Trace
  2. Analyze
  3. Infer
  4. Evaluate
  5. Formulate
  6. Describe
  7. Support
  8. Explain
  9. Summarize
  10. Compare
  11. Contrast
  12. Predict

Trace

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Trace - Outline. Explain the development. Follow (or explain) the path.

Example:

Trace how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.

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Analyze

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Analyze - Break it down into parts. Tell about the parts

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Example:

Analyze the following word problems.

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Infer

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Read Between the lines.What is the hidden meaning?

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Example:

In the story, infer how Red Riding Hood felt when she realize the wolf was Grandma?

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Evaluate

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Tell the good and the bad. Judge it.

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Example:

Evaluate the story you read.

Evaluate the service at a restaurant.

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Formulate

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- Create. Put together.

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Example:

Formulate a new way to communicate with others.

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Describe

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Tell about it. Give details about it. Paint a picture with words.

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Example:

Describe the inside of your classroom.

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Support

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Back up the information. Prove. Provide evidence.

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Example:

When trying to prove your point, support it.

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Explain

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Teach me or show me. Tell the steps.

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Example:

Explain how to get from school to your house.

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Summarize

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Tell the main idea. Tell the beginning, middle, and end

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Example:

Summarize the third paragraph in the story.

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Compare

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Tell all the ways they are the same.

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Example:

Compare a wild rabbit to a pet rabbit.

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Contrast

Tell all the ways they are different

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Example:

Contrast dogs and cats.

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Predict

Hypothesize. Make an educated (smart) guess.

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Example:

Using the picture predict how the story will end.

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