The Giver Visual Vocabulary

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The Giver - Vocabulary

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When students read, they will often encounter new vocabulary they don't know! Sometimes they can figure out the meaning from context, and other times they might not. A great way to engage students with new vocabulary is by having them create a visual vocabulary board to illustrate and define new words.


Example Vocabulary Words From The Giver

  • intrigued
  • palpable
  • chastisement
  • petulant
  • chortle
  • interdependence
  • reluctant
  • exuberant
  • transgression
  • meticulous
  • scrupulous
  • indolence
  • prohibited
  • compel
  • diminish
  • deft
  • exhilarating
  • quizzically
  • admonition
  • assimilate

In the vocabulary board students can choose between coming up with their use of the vocabulary board, finding the specific example from the text, or depicting it without words.


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Student Instructions

Demonstrate your understanding of the vocabulary words in The Giver by creating visualizations.


  1. Choose three vocabulary words from the story and type them in the title boxes.
  2. Find the definition in a print or online dictionary.
  3. Write a sentence that uses the vocabulary word.
  4. Illustrate the meaning of the word in the cell using a combination of scenes, characters, and items.
    • Alternatively, use Photos for Class to show the meaning of the words with the search bar.
  5. Save and submit your storyboard.

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