SAT vocabulary words in picture books, picture books to build vocabulary

SAT Vocabulary Words from Picture Book The Scarecrow’s Hat

SAT Vocabulary for Kindergarten

The words for Week 8 are from the picture book, The Scarecrow’s Hat by Ken Brown. Lest you be alarmed that it’s freaky to be teaching SAT vocabulary words to Kindergarteners, I wanted to REITERATE that all the words in this series are from a picture book; however, I failed to notice which picture book on earlier posts. This brings me to another point: picture books often have richer language than easy chapter books, not to mention gorgeous art work. I am a HUGE fan of picture books for all ages. How else can one be transported to a different time and place and/or walk in the shoes of another in the short space of 24ish pages? I digress, onward for the words.

SAT vocabulary words in picture books, picture books to build vocabulary

p.s. If you read this picture book, your child will learn the meaning of these words through the story.

p.p.s. I have a category of posts on SAT Vocabulary Words for Kindergarteners here.

swapped: Hailey swapped her balloon stickers for Isabella’s puppy sticker.

grateful: Mom is grateful for my help when she is busy with the baby.

relief: It was a relief to sit in the shade after being out in the sun for a while.

delighted: We were delighted to see Aunt Jan after the long winter.

benefit: My class will benefit from the new computers.

trustworthy: Nicholas is very trustworthy, so the teacher sends him to the office with messages.

To view either book more closely at Amazon, please click on image of book.

By Mia Wenjen, PragmaticMom

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