Free printable 'Shades of Meaning' Shades Synonyms for common words. Help children understand how some words are more powerful (deeper coloured) and expand their vocabulary. Also includes blank shade cards so children could find their own synonyms for different words.
$ AWESOME! This packet includes: - 14 Verb Shades of Meaning Cards - 14 Adjective Shades of Meaning Cards - Two Shades of Meaning Verb Activities - Two Shades of Meaning Verb & Adjective Activities. This packet covers the following Common Core LANGUAGE standards: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.K.5.D CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.1.5.D CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.2.5.B
Need new synonym activities? Grab these shades of meaning mats and illustrated synonym word cards. These activities made a great literacy center for all my 2nd graders and were especially helpful for my ELLs!
Shades of Meaning Freebie from Sparkling in Second on TeachersNotebook.com - (3 pages) - A fun and engaging, cut/paste/sort for shades of meaning. It will help the students visually see the way to level similar words by intensity!
Shades of meaning is an abstract vocabulary concept relating to the nuance of word meanings. Why do authors choose certain words? With this activity, students build a thermometer of words nuance or shades of meaning. Provided stories provide context to understand the synonyms used. Come check out the preview!