Dictionary Skills. 2 nd Grade. Why Use a Dictionary?. to see how to spell a word principal to learn how to say a word correctly ( prin-suh-puhl ) to find what the word mean A principal is a person who leads a school. to see how to use words in sentences
Guide words – show the first word and the last word on the page.
The guide words on this page are painting and panda
Entry words – are in ABC order. In this dictionary, they appear in red.
Lets practice locating a word using the guide words.
We will locate the word new by locating one letter at a time.
What page number is it on?