Dictionary Skills Practice Packets
UIL (& PSIA) Dictionary Skills Practice Packets contain five 40-question practice tests to prepare students for the UIL or PSIA Dictionary Skills contest. These tests are based on Webster's Intermediate and Webster's Collegiate Dictionaries (Note: Collegiate is used only in the PSIA contest while Intermediate is used in the UIL Contest). All Intermediate volumes are compatible with Webster's 2011 and 2016 Intermediate Dictionaries. We have updated the Collegiate version to include answer keys for both the 10th and 11th Collegiate editions of Webster's Dictionary.
NEW Dictionary Skills 5 - is NOW SHIPPING and was written by Martha Godwin in 2022! Martha's versions include some fill-in-the-blank and matching questions in addition to the standard multiple choice format.
Dictionary Skills 3, 4, & 5 were written by Martha Godwin in 2012, 2013, & 2022 respectively.
Martha Godwin brings almost 40 years of experience in education to the table in her latest work. She is now retired from full-time teaching but continues to stay involved in education by substitute teaching and volunteering for other duties in her local school district. She coached dictionary skills for many years, and her dictionary skills students achieved great success.