For older kids-- Practice Paint Sample Storytelling - Paint samples often have unique and interesting names such as Western Sand, Beach Basket, and Mermaid Tear. These names make the perfect story-starters to inspire creative storytelling.
A paint-chip synonym garden! The colors on the paint strip are similar, but not exactly the same, just like the synonyms themselves. Think I'll try this next year and add an antonym to the last space, as suggested by the original poster.
Our spring bulletin board. Paint strips are a great way to teach synonyms! My sun is a little ghetto but kids insisted that we must have a sun. Original idea came from http://helloliteracy.blogspot.com/2011/09/packed-week-of-learning.html?m=1
10 simple ways to make adjectives and adverbs FUN!