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Use when teaching synonyms. Especially over used words. Give each student a word and have them fill in paint chip with different words. Also helps kids use thesaurus. Great idea for a language arts center. Then hang in classroom and kids can use in their writings. - Interesting Idea....i'm sure I can use this concept with History/Econ somehow!
so many things you can do with paint swatches! this is a "synonym garden"
synonym garden, could be for word families, or antonyms ... another use for all those paint chips!
Synonym Garden Great use of paint samples!
Shades of meaning! SUPPLIES: paint chips, construction paper, marker, tape & a thesaurus ::: The colors on the paint strip are similar, but not exactly the same... just like the words. Sit down with your little and create a Synonym Garden.
synonym garden and other really good classroom ideas
synonyms - What a great visual! you can have the simple meaning of the word, and then put the most vibrant synonym at the end of the strip!
Synonym Flowers! This is a great idea...give each student a paint chip with a word and have them come up with the synonyms!
Using paint strip samples ...have the kids find synonyms for some of their overused words.
Synonym garden - SO Cute and EASY. :)
Pink and Green Mama: Preschool (First Grade) At Home: Interactive Word Family Game With Paint Chip Samples
Paint Chip Synonyms... I know its a teaching trick for elementary school teachers but I might actually use this
synonym/antonym....awesome....never thought of doing this!!
Writing Organization Woes Solved in Mrs. Beattie's Classroom ~Ladybug, Monster, Owl, Pirate, Frog & Beach Themes also available!~
This is a reference list of synonyms for the word
This is a quick Synonym and Antonym Pair Sort that can be used whole group or as a student workstation. Simply have students sort the word pairs t...
Synonyms anchor chart to go with chef activity!
synonyms and antonyms...I'm trying to get motivated!!! Really like this Angela. I bet your room is already done:)