Dictionary Skills

Use these worksheets to enrich your lessons on dictionary skills. Includes practice with guide words, entry words, pronunciation, and multiple definitions.

Worksheets with the common core icon Common Core align with the Common Core Standards.

This page illustrates the parts of a dictionary page, including entry words, pronunciation, part of speech, plural form, and word origin.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Learn to use the guide words at the top of a dictionary page.
3rd and 4th Grades
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Use a dictionary to find the given words. Then write the page number and guide words.
3rd and 4th Grades
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Use the guide words at the top of the page to answer the questions.
3rd and 4th Grades
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Find the answers to these questions by looking up words in your dictionary.
2nd through 4th Grades
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Race to find words and definitions in the dictionary. Game includes 28 printable cards.
3rd and 4th Grades
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Tell whether each word would be found in the front, middle, or back section of a dictionary.
2nd and 3rd Grades
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Use the guide words at the top of the page to answer the questions.
3rd and 4th Grades
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