Vocab on the Move--Students all have a sentence strip with a vocab word on it and do not know what the word is. They travel around the room to find a synonym, antonym, example, sentence, etc. The clues are used to determine the word on their heads.
vocabulary idea students have a vocab word on head and have to walk around room and ask synonym, antonym, rhyming word etc. to guess their word. Love this idea! Modify this--kids wear a picture of a vocabulary word and others give clues to help guess.
Great for word work. Ahead of time, write several vocabulary words on sticker labels. Put a word on each child's back so that they can't see what their word is.They have to ask their classmates questions to figure out what word is on their back.
students all have a sentence strip with a vocab word on it. They do not know what the word is though. They have to travel around the room to find a synonym, antonym, example, sentence, etc. The clues are used to determine the word on their heads.
AWESOME - not the paint samples necessarily, but more "core" words to use to illustrate importance of strong and specific verbs in writing! Use paint cards for teaching the Common Core Language standard about "Shades of Meaning"
Scrambled Paragraph Activity-cut and paste to practice text structure
This activity contains 5 interesting passages to scramble and re-arrange correctly. Students will use logic and transition words like "for example", "however", and "finally" to determine the correct order. Great activity to reinforce text structures!