100 Shades of Tone: An Advanced Writing Word Study

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Tone is meaning. If a student misunderstands the tone of a passage, he or she will likely miss the author’s purpose. This 69-page product is designed to give students a tone vocabulary, the ammunition they need as they learn to explain the difference between frustrated and vexed, between defiant and belligerent.
This document contains the following elements:

• Product Description and hyperlinked complementary resource list (1 page)
• Suggestions for Use (1 page)
• Ten sets of ten tone words (1 page chart)
• A dictionary.com tone definitions chart for teacher use (4 pages)
• An optional blank definitions chart for student use (4 pages)
• A vocabulary graphic organizer (2 pages)
This graphic organizer helps students to approach each word—or difficult words—from several directions. Both color and black/white versions are included.
• Ten tone quizzes and corresponding answer keys (20 pages)
Quiz format is challenging context-clue passages with occasional short-passage tone identification. Correct spelling is required.
• Large-print words for a classroom tone word wall (33 pages, 3 words per page)

Common Core Alignment:
RI.8.4
RI.8.6
RL.8.4
RL.8.6
RI.9-10.4
RI.9-10.6
RL.9-10.4
RL.9-10.6
RI.11-12.4
RI.11-12.6
RL.11-12.4
RL.11-12.6

You might also like this Tone Categories Poster Pack, which features the same go-to list of words.

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Teaching Duration
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