Learning About Language Through Cognates
This interactive activity is one of 10 featured in Reading and Writing in the Disciplines. It examines words with related Spanish and English cognates that can help students develop vocabulary for reading, writing, speaking, and thinking. To explore an activity that looks at the kinds of thinking and cognitive demands that are required of students to gain a deeper understanding of text ideas, including exploring key vocabulary, check out Close Reading in Unit 3. To look at another interactive activity in English, go to Annotating Text in English Unit 6.
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