Looking for a fast and fun way to teach and introduce the different CONNOTATION & DENOTATION to your middle school students? (RL 4)
This is it!
This download includes...
*Google Slides Presentation (with instructions on how to access it!)
*Notes: Gives definitions for: Connotation and Denotation
*Whole Class Activity: Showing different words an talking about the connotation and denotation of different words.
*Individual or Group Activity (5 Quest Cards where students will gain practice with positive and negative connotation and how that compares with the denotative meaning of the words.
Quest 1: Positive and Negative Connotation Activity
Quest 2: Applying Connotative Understanding to determine author's attitude
Quest 3: Changing neutral sentences to positive and negative by changing one word.
Quest 4: Writing about impressions of sports teams based on their team name.
Quest 5: Personality graphic organizer with writing sentence activity.
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