Word work activities for upper elementary on Google Drive! The focus is for the students to gain a deeper understanding of their vocabulary words!
These are highly engaging, rigorous, and low prep activities that can be used in centers or in daily review!
The activities can be used with any set of words and can be partner related.
Why will these activities help your students grow and make you happy?
Engagement- Many of these activities include working with a partner or include a fun activity! Students will love practicing their vocabulary words.
Many Choices- Students are able to choose a way to practice words that interest them! Also, teachers have choices and new ideas for ways to practice words!
Rigor- There are many activities that will make students think deeply about the words!
Low-Prep- All you have to do is having Google Drive accounts. You hit "file" and "make a copy" then you can send it out to your students! Using Google Classroom is great too!
1. Alike and Different
3. Silly Story
4. Word Sort-Part of Speech
6. Word Search- Choice
7. Create a Crossword Puzzle
8. Shades of Meaning
9. Relate It
11. Guess my Word
12. Four Square
14. Create a Jeopardy
What are others saying?!
Jamie- LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS! We do Words Their Way program and this works perfectly for word sorts. It also is a great resource because it mixes up the normal day-to-day routine.
Allison- This was great to use during intervention time and can be easy checked by me to see their understanding! Thank you!
Gena- My kids love doing word work on Classroom, and it is all in one place for me to grade. Win-win!
I love using these word work activities in my daily five rotations! They truly amp up my reading instruction and keep it interesting and engaging!
The Friendly Teacher