Actions Verbs

Action Verbs – Associated with the Achievement Charts and Expectations in Ontario Curriculum Policy Documents

 Knowledge and Understanding  Thinking  Communication  Application
 Calculate
 Check
 Classify
 Compare
 Connect
 Contrast
 Define
 Differentiate
 Distinguish
 Estimate
 Evaluate
 Generalize
 Identify
 Interpret
 Label
 Locate
 List
 Organize
 Prioritize
 Recognize
 Record
 Solve
 Test
 Write
 
 Analyse
 Appraise
 Ask
 Assess
 Challenge
 Classify
 Collect
 Conclude
 Conduct
 Contrast
 Differentiate
 Examine
 Experiment
 Explore
 Find
 Gather evidence of
 Inquire
 Inspect
 Investigate
 Monitor
 Predict
 Prioritize
 Research
 Review
 
 Articulate
 Challenge
 Clarify
 Compare
 Describe
 Discuss
 Engage
 Explain
 Express
 Give reason(s)
 Instruct
 Justify
 Present
 Propose
 Reflect
 Respond
 Teach
 Write
 
 Adapt
 Adjust
 Apply
 Combine
 Connect
 Correct
 Create
 Demonstrate
 Develop
 Devise
 Display
 Estimate
 Evaluate
 Exhibit
 Help
 Incorporate
 Integrate
 Invent
 Lead
 Make
 Modify
 Participate
 Perform
 Produce
 Revise
 Show
 Support
 Use
 Utilize