A lesson on Context Clues. Best used for reading exercises. The theme of the lesson is Sherlock Holmes, wherein students role play a detective in pursuit of mystery words in an attempt to search for meanings of difficult words. This lesson covers Reading and Vocabulary.
You make this presentation work with your lessons the way you want and to the level you are teaching. You can add related worksheets of your choice at the end of the lesson or you could take the detective game to another level. If you do, I would love to see and hear about how your personal lesson turned out to be.
The first few slides are plain pictures, they were related to my class activity. You can disregard them if they're not relevant to you. Rest assured,you'll find the complete lesson in the presentation.