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Making Meaningful
   Flashcards
For each vocabulary word, fill out
an index card using this format:

   FRONT OF CARD

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              VOCABULARY
                 WORD
For each vocabulary word, fill out
an index card using this format:
     BACK OF CARD

  1. DEFINITION
  – in language
  you understand

 2. SENTENCE –
    that shows
    meaning of word

3. PICTURE – or some
visual that will help you
remember the word
Example Flashcard - Front

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          Adaptation
Example Flashcard - Back
Definition: An inherited trait or characteristic
that allows an organism to better survive in its
environment

Sentence: Snow hare
coats will turn white
when it snows. This
adaptation allows
these bunnies to hide
better.
Example Flashcard - Back

Definition: An inherited trait or characteristic
that allows an organism to better survive in its
environment

Sentence:
An adaptation we have
is to shiver when we
are cold.
Reminders

 Your definition should be in words
  you understand

 The sentence should show the
   meaning of the word.

 The picture should be something
  that will help you remember the
  meaning of the word.

				
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