12 terms

Academic Vocabulary 4

Final page of the Academic Vocabulary in the TCAP Coach book
a chart usually broken into columns and rows
table of contents
a listing in the front of a book of chapters and page numbers where each chapter begins
tall tale
an exaggerated story that tries to explain the reason for a natural phenomenon
text feature
part of an informational or literary text that helps readers better understand what they are reading
timeline diagram
a table listing events in the order they happen
time-order words
words that show sequence
the major heading of a text
topic sentence
the sentence that tells the main idea
the action in a sentence
verb tense
form of a verb that tells when something takes place; past, present, or future
a set of lines in a poem
a graphic organizer