Free Poster: 100 Colorful Words to Use in Place of “Said” -- Strategies for Writers Posters Black and White -- Print the poster at home or at school on or paper, or have a copy shop print a super-sized one for you.
A pocket full of synonyms: interactive bulletin board. You can make this bulletin board with anything that has pockets. I found these colorful popcorn bags at a party store. On the outside of the pocket you place the "overused words," and inside are "impr
Focusing on Words with Multiple Meanings Shades of Meaning- Use paint samples to talk about word meanings.The similar shades of paint chips can symbolize the similar word meanings in a tactile learning activity.
Flocabulary - Context Clues Video and activities Teach kids 4 types of context clues that help readers work out unfamiliar words and vocabulary. Then decide if students will benefit from teaching context clues.
Cute idea for my LA teacher friends :) My Writing Office: (NEXT YEAR) Located inside: Punctuation rules, capitalization rules, no excuse words, rules for a complete sentence, and synonyms for commonly over used words. Interesting for high school.