This is a pack of a few word maps and then four games to help children with word finding difficulties or word retrieval difficulties to 'file' words in their mind for later use. The games focus on children connecting words through rhyming words, starting sounds, categories and parts of items to ideas and words they already know.
A word map is a visual organizer that promotes vocabulary development. Using a graphic organizer, students think about terms or concepts in several ways. Most word map organizers engage students in developing a definition, synonyms, antonyms, and a picture for a given vocabulary word or concept. Enhancing students' vocabulary is important to developing their reading comprehension.
Character Traits - Character Trait Word Map pack, perfect to use when undertaking a unit on character traits. 100 character traits word maps graphis organizers are included in this pack. The templates are bright and colorful and are great to use when students are learning all about character traits, vocabulary, synonyms and definitions of words.